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Object Name Box, Trinket
Catalog Number 1939.235.4
Date ca. 1900
Material(s) Ceramic
Dimensions H-3.375 W-3.25 D-2.75 inches
Description The ceramic container is painted and fired. It has a base (a) and lid (b). The base is rectangular in shape and is mostly white with blue and rose colored accents. The lid features a man and woman sitting close together with the man's hand on her shoulder. The surface on which they are sitting is painted brown and green to give the impression of ground. The heads of both figures are broken off.
Collection Mrs. John Herring Collection
Subjects Ceramics
Boxes
Containers
Decoration, Interior
House decoration
Physical Holder Kentucky Historical Society - KHS