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Canister with Lid

Decorative Arts

On View: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
MEDIUM Pewter, walnut
  • Place Manufactured: Madison, Wisconsin, United States
  • DATES ca. 1933
    DIMENSIONS 7 x 3 3/4 x 3 3/4 in. (17.8 x 9.5 x 9.5 cm)
    MARKINGS Incised on underside of canister, in script: "Marion Louise Anderson" underscored twice
    COLLECTIONS Decorative Arts
    MUSEUM LOCATION This item is on view in Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
    ACCESSION NUMBER 1991.258.5a-b
    CREDIT LINE Gift of Marion Anderson Noyes
    CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Pewter canister (a) with lid (b), walnut finial. Cylindrical canister rises from flat bottom and flares out to opening with straight edge. Slightly domed, flat-topped lid fits over opening of canister; upright rectangular block finial attached with screw. CONDITION - Good; some light scratches.
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