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Caster

1949.543 (RS119661)

Description

Circular, stepped base. Stem rises from center to pear-shaped body. Rounded ring at neck. Domed cap above series of pierced holes forming diamond and line pattern. Acorn-shaped finial.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1834-1867
Associated Building
Original to Hamilton House (South Berwick, Me.).
Material
pewter (tin alloy)
piercing
tin (metal)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
Acorn
acorn
CASTER
casters (vessels)
Diamond
lozenges
Pewter
pewter (tin alloy)
Pierced
piercing
tin (metal)
Dimensions
5.5 (H), 2 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1949.543
Credit Line
Bequest of Elizabeth R. Vaughan
GUSN
7801

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