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1937.295 (RS206920)

Description

Pearlware caster with thimble-shaped, perforated top. Incised band around body is hand-painted green. Green, hand-painted star on top. Chip missing from base.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1840
Location of origin
England
Material
earthenware
glazing (coating)
hand-painted
incising
pearlware
perforating
Object type
Food Service T&E; Serving Vessels
Places
Norridgewock (Somerset county, Maine)
Descriptive terms
Caster
casters (vessels)
Earthenware
earthenware
glazing (coating)
hand-painted
incising
pearlware
perforating
Vessel, Condiment
Dimensions
4 (H), 2 1/2 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1937.295
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Anne Bartlett Tubbs
GUSN
38995

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