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Cruet stand

1986.536.1 (RS24868)

Description

Silver plated caster stand on domed circular foot w/ machine beaded edges; 4 rod supports for a revolving circular "wheel" w/ five round cut-out holes for glass bottles; long turned stem w/ beading terminating in cast oval handle surmounted by a scroll and ball crest.

Details

Maker
Simpson, Hall, Miller & Co. (Maker)
Date
1860-1880
Inscriptions
Incised on underside: ""SIMPSON HALL MILLER & Co/ WALLINGFORD/ CONN./ IMPROVED ELECTRO/ TREBLE PLATE/ 444""
Location of origin
Wallingford, CT, USA
Associated Building
Original to Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
casting (process)
electroplating
stamping (forming)
white metal
Object type
Food Service T&E
Places
Connecticut (United States)
Descriptive terms
casting (process)
cruet stands
Electroplated
electroplating
Slip Cast
Stamped
stamping (forming)
STAND, CRUET
Unidentified Metal
white metal
Dimensions
13.25 (H), 7.375 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1986.536.1
Credit Line
Bequest of Amelia W. Little
GUSN
50929

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