Bottle Coaster

Circular stand with a seamed, cable-rimmed, piercework gallery featuring a clipped-corner rectangular reserve engraved with the crest of a spreadwing standing eagle, head facing left, rising from a heraldic wreath. Circular wooden bottom chamfered along its top edge rests loose inside. No other marks.
Currently not on view
Object Name
coaster, bottle
date made
ca 1800
Physical Description
silver plate (frame material)
wood (bottom material)
overall: 4.1 cm x 12.7 cm; 1 5/8 in x 5 in
overall: 1 5/8 in x 5 in; 4.1275 cm x 12.7 cm
place made
United Kingdom: England
ID Number
catalog number
accession number
Domestic Furnishings
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Home and Community Life: Domestic Life
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Hugh E. Cailler
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