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Hardware/ household

Object Number: 
2002.1.2559
Date: 
1900-1940
Medium: 
Metal
Dimensions: 
5 x 6 x 1 3/4 in.
Description: 
A ring of samples of patterned and textured pressed tin. Twenty seven gold colored metal ovals with scalloped edges each displaying a different texture or pattern pressed into the metal including horizontal and vertical corrugations, crossed hatching, leather, alligator and herringbone textures as well as leaf and geometric patterns in both matte and polished finishes.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group