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Wine Cooler

1971.1515.1AB (RS118228)

Description

A) Open urn-shaped form. Circular base with a reeded border, on a squared plinth with concave sides and rounded corners with a gadrooned border with fine stippling between ribs. Base surmounted by two grotesque masks- men with beards. Plain large band above reeding with gadrooned border, large circular mouth. B) Removable bowl shaped liner.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1833
Location of origin
England
Associated Building
Used At Rundlet-May House. Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Material
gadrooning
plate (material)
silver (metal)
stipple engraving (printing process)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Places
New Hampshire (United States)
Descriptive terms
COOLER, WINE
foils (arcs)
Gadrooned
gadrooning
Grotesque
grotesques
Lobed
plate (material)
Sheffield
Sheffield plate
Silver
silver (metal)
Stipple Engraved
stipple engraving (printing process)
wine coolers
Dimensions
10.75 (H), 7.25 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1971.1515.1AB
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
48652

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