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Leaf Ornament

Leaf Ornament

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Description
Large, stamped gilt-metal elliptic leaf with pointed tip, finely scalloped edge, and curved parallel veins. Waxy green accretions on front and back. Possibly of a pair with DL*245425.0111; from a group of 27 leaves of different kinds, DL*245425.0098-.0125.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
form, leaf
Object Type
ornaments
date made
1800 - 1960
place made
United States
Europe
Physical Description
brass (overall material)
gold (gilding material)
Measurements
overall: 1/4 in x 3 3/8 in x 1 1/4 in;.635 cm x 8.5725 cm x 3.175 cm
ID Number
DL.245425.0116
catalog number
245425.0116
accession number
245425
Credit Line
Gift of Kenneth E. Jewett
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Domestic Furnishings
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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