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Artificial Pear Half

Artificial Pear Half

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Description
Life-size half of a yellow pear with long, curved stem and dark brown calyx; solid interior with flat surface.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
pear half, artificial
date made
1864 - 1865
place made
United States
Physical Description
wax, colored (overall material)
paint (overall material)
stem (stem material)
calyx (calyx material)
Measurements
overall: 1 in x 4 1/2 in x 2 in; 2.54 cm x 11.43 cm x 5.08 cm
ID Number
DL.60.0252.31A
catalog number
60.0252.31A
accession number
67038
Credit Line
Gift of Celynda Ford
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Domestic Furnishings
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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