Artificial Pear Half


Life-size half of a green pear with one seed and one empty pit in core; no stem or calyx.

Date Made: 1864 - 1865

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: United States

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Credit Line: Gift of Celynda Ford

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: DL.60.0252.30BCatalog Number: 60.0252.30BAccession Number: 67038

Object Name: pear half, artificial

Physical Description: wax, colored (overall material)paint (overall material)seed, pear (seed material)Measurements: overall: 1 in x 2 1/2 in x 2 in; 2.54 cm x 6.35 cm x 5.08 cm


Record Id: nmah_1451949

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