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Caster

Object Number: 
1952.572
Date: 
1760-1790
Medium: 
Glass, copper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 4 1/2 x 2 in. ( 11.4 x 5.1 cm )
Description: 
Colorless pattern-molded lead glass caster; baluster-shaped caster pattern- molded with an overall design of diamonds, on a circular pad foot with a pierced domed copper cover with beading around the edge.
Gallery Label: 
This caster was probably part of a cruet set.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. J. Insley Blair
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group