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Caster

1952.307 (RS206902)

Description

Pear-shaped, pearlware caster with dome-shaped, perforated top. A blue floret is hand-painted on the top; a molded chevron and bead band encircles the body and is hand-painted blue; a blue band is hand-painted around the foot.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1830
Location of origin
England
Associated Building
Original To Pratt House.
Material
earthenware
hand-painted
molding (forming)
pearlware
perforating
Object type
Food Service T&E; Serving Vessels
Places
Essex (Middlesex county, Connecticut)
Descriptive terms
Caster
casters (vessels)
earthenware
hand-painted
molding (forming)
pearlware
perforating
Vessel, Condiment
Dimensions
4 1/2 (H), 2 1/4 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1952.307
Credit Line
Museum Accession
GUSN
45451

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