Artificial Tomato

Artificial Tomato

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Small-scale, deeply lobed, dull yellow tomato with green cast around stem hole and on top of lobes.
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Object Name
tomato, artificial
date made
1864 - 1865
place made
United States
Physical Description
wax, colored (overall material)
paint (overall material)
overall: 1 1/8 in x 2 in x 2 1/8 in; 2.8575 cm x 5.08 cm x 5.3975 cm
ID Number
catalog number
accession number
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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