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Caster

1962.58 (RS206890)

Description

Pear-shaped, pearlware caster with dome-shaped, perforated top. A blue floret is hand-painted on top of the dome and a blue band is painted around the dome base. At the junction of the top and body is a hand-painted blue feather edge. A blue band is painted on the foot. The stopper is missing.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1830
Location of origin
England
Material
earthenware
glazing (coating)
hand-painted
pearlware
perforating
Object type
Food Service T&E; Serving Vessels
Descriptive terms
Caster
casters (vessels)
earthenware
glazing (coating)
hand-painted
pearlware
perforating
Vessel, Condiment
Dimensions
4 1/4 (H), 2 1/2 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1962.58
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Byron Dexter
GUSN
46611

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