Caster

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1800-1830

GUSN

GUSN-45451

Description

Pear-shaped, pearlware caster with dome-shaped, perforated top. A blue floret is hand-painted on the top; a molded chevron and bead band encircles the body and is hand-painted blue; a blue band is hand-painted around the foot.

Details

Descriptive Terms

casters (vessels)
earthenware
pearlware
hand-painted
molding (forming)
perforating
Vessel, Condiment
Caster
Caster

Associated Building

Original To Pratt House,

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

England

Dimensions

4 1/2 (H), 2 1/4 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Museum Accession

Accession Number

1952.307

Places

Essex (Middlesex county, Connecticut)
Probably