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Caster

1962.55 (RS206930)

Description

Pear-shaped, pearlware caster with with dome-shaped, perforated top. A blue floret is hand-painted on the top; a feather edge band is hand-painted around the body; and a plain blue band is painted around the base. Stopper is missing.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1830
Location of origin
England
Material
earthenware
glazing (coating)
hand-painted
molding (forming)
pearlware
perforating
Object type
Food Service T&E; Serving Vessels
Descriptive terms
Caster
casters (vessels)
earthenware
glazing (coating)
hand-painted
molding (forming)
pearlware
perforating
Vessel, Condiment
Dimensions
3 3/4 (H), 2 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1962.55
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Byron Dexter
GUSN
46609

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