Caster

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1800-1830

GUSN

GUSN-46609

Description

Pear-shaped, pearlware caster with with dome-shaped, perforated top. A blue floret is hand-painted on the top; a feather edge band is hand-painted around the body; and a plain blue band is painted around the base. Stopper is missing.

Details

Descriptive Terms

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

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

England

Dimensions

3 3/4 (H), 2 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Byron Dexter

Accession Number

1962.55