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Caster

Description

Octagonal base, body, and top; C-curve handle.

Details

Label
Loaned to Fitchburg Art Museum. September 2000 to September 2002. Exhibition: Ceramics: Art, Industry and Craft.
Maker
Tyler, Andrew, 1696-1741 (Silversmith)
Date
1720-1730
Inscriptions
Engraved: C E.M [dot is raised] Struck: AT [touchmark]
Location of origin
Boston, MA, USA
Associated Building
Used At Rundlet-May House. Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Material
silver (metal)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
CASTER
casters (vessels)
Silver
silver (metal)
Dimensions
3.125 (H) (inches)
Accession Number
1971.1417
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
48598
Reference Notes
Sander, Penny. Elegant Embellishments. Boston; SPNEA; 1982.

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