Framed Wax Bouquet

Framed Wax Bouquet

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Object Name
bouquet, wax
date made
ca 1838
1850 - 1875
place made
United States: New York, Utica
Physical Description
wax (flowers and leaves material)
wire (flowers and leaves material)
silk ribbon (bowknot material)
paper (lining material)
walnut (frame material)
gilt (frame liner material)
pine, white (shadow box material)
glass (glazing material)
overall: 16 in x 14 in x 2 1/8 in; 40.64 cm x 35.56 cm x 5.3975 cm
ID Number
catalog number
accession number
Credit Line
Gift of F. Elizabeth Wilcox
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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