Bottle Caddy

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1834-1867

GUSN

GUSN-12549

Description

Deep rectangular box with rounded corners. Flat two-part hinged top. Two applied Baroque-like scrolled handles attached to the sides. Four applied scalloped feet. Inside, four-hole caddy/holder consisting of an upper and a lower quatrefoil shaped plate attached by four hourglass-shaped brackets and a central cylindrical post. Baroqe-like scrolled handle at the top of the post. Four cone-shaped feet.

Details

Descriptive Terms

caddies
cookware
appliqué (technique)
tin (metal)
Baroque
quatrefoils
scalloping
Tin
Applied
Northern Baroque
Scalloped
Quatrefoil
CADDY

Associated Building

Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.),

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

9.25 x 4.625 x 8.5 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Ralph May

Accession Number

1971.1690AB