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Door Knob for a Cupboard

Decorative Arts

On View: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
MEDIUM Porcelain
DATES late 19th century
DIMENSIONS 5/8 x 1 1/4 x 1 1/4 in. (1.6 x 3.2 x 3.2 cm)  (show scale)
MARKINGS no marks
SIGNATURE no signature
INSCRIPTIONS no iscriptions
COLLECTIONS Decorative Arts
MUSEUM LOCATION This item is on view in Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
CREDIT LINE Gift of Franklin Chace
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CAPTION Union Porcelain Works (1863-ca.1922). Door Knob for a Cupboard, late 19th century. Porcelain, 5/8 x 1 1/4 x 1 1/4 in. (1.6 x 3.2 x 3.2 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Franklin Chace, 68.87.64. Creative Commons-BY
IMAGE overall, 68.87.64_bw.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph
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CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Door knob, for a cupboard, white porcelain with gold decoration with attached metal screw. CONDITION: Good.
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