Cruet stand

Collection Type

  • Cooking equipment

Date

1860-1880

GUSN

GUSN-50929

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

Descriptive Terms

cruet stands
casting (process)
electroplating
stamping (forming)
white metal
Unidentified Metal
Electroplated
Slip Cast
Stamped
STAND, CRUET

Inscription

Incised on underside: ""SIMPSON HALL MILLER & Co/ WALLINGFORD/ CONN./ IMPROVED ELECTRO/ TREBLE PLATE/ 444""

Associated Building

Original to Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm (Newbury, Mass.),

Maker

Simpson, Hall, Miller & Co. (Maker)

Location of Origin

Wallingford, CT, USA

Dimensions

13.25 (H), 7.375 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Amelia W. Little

Accession Number

1986.536.1

Places

Connecticut (United States)