Souvenir Pin Tray

Souvenir Pin Tray

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Small, rectangular tray with two bracket handles featuring a framed and glazed, hand-colored or tinted photograph of a woman in colonial dress seated tending a fire at a hearth in a period interior with large spinning wheel or walking wheel to left and extended comb-back Windsor rocking chair to right. Nailed, molded frame. Blue-gray backing paper is printed with maker and product information in triangle at bottom right.
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Object Name
date made
ca 1920
ca 1910 - 1920
place made
United States: Maine, Portland
Physical Description
photograph (overall material)
watercolor (overall material)
paper (photograph, backing material)
ink (information on backing paper material)
glass (glazing material)
walnut (frame material)
metal, gilt (handles material)
overall: 1 in x 3 1/2 in x 5 7/8 in; 2.54 cm x 8.89 cm x 14.9225 cm
ID Number
catalog number
accession number
catalog number
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. John H. Murray
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Domestic Furnishings
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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