Caster Stand

Collection Type

  • Cooking equipment

Date

1840-1870

GUSN

GUSN-51108

Description

It has a cast loop shaped handle with a beaded edge and floriform "spurs", on twisted shaft with a bell shaped terminus. It is disc-shaped at the waist, with five connected rings and undulating ribbon-like guard at ring perimeter all on a trumpet shaped base.

Details

Descriptive Terms

cruet stands
britannia metal
casting (process)
pewter (tin alloy)
tin (metal)
Pewter
Britannia
Slip Cast
STAND, CRUET

Associated Building

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

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

10.125 x 5.875 (HxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Amelia W. Little

Accession Number

1986.759