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Matchsafe

Date:
1830–70
Geography:
Probably made in Bennington, Vermont, United States
Culture:
American
Medium:
Parian porcelain
Dimensions:
5 1/4 x 3 7/8 x 2 7/8 in. (13.3 x 9.8 x 7.3 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics
Credit Line:
Gift of Dr. Charles W. Green, 1947
Accession Number:
47.90.161
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 774
Inscription: incised on base in front: BEFORE DARWIN
Dr. Charles W. Green, New York, until 1947
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