Artificial Flower

Artificial Flower

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Unidentified, small, yellow flower with black pistil on a wax- and thread-wrapped stem; all petals are broken off but pointed sepals remain intact.
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Object Name
flower, artificial
date made
1864 - 1865
place made
United States
Physical Description
wax, colored (overall material)
thread (stem material)
wire, iron or steel (stem material)
overall, stem: 1/4 in x 3 1/4 in x 1 3/8 in x 1 3/8 in;.635 cm x 8.255 cm x 3.4925 cm x 3.4925 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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