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Caster

1962.56 (RS206908)

Description

Pear-shaped, pearlware caster with dome-shaped, perforated top. A blue floret is hand-painted on top and a blue band on the foot. The mid-section is encircled with an incised band and ribbing. The incising is hand-painted with a blue feather edge. The stopper is missing.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1830
Location of origin
England
Material
earthenware
glazing (coating)
hand-painted
incising
pearlware
perforating
Object type
Food Service T&E; Serving Vessels
Descriptive terms
Caster
casters (vessels)
earthenware
glazing (coating)
hand-painted
incising
pearlware
perforating
Vessel, Condiment
Dimensions
4 1/4 (H), 2 1/4 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1962.56
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Byron Dexter
GUSN
46610

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