Caster Cover

Caster Cover

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Description
Circular bell- or trumpet-shaped caster cover with ball-and-urn finial that is pierced with ogival arches and small circular holes. Inward curved collar is struck on one side with a lion passant facing left and a raised "g" in clipped-corner shields, and on the other with a small incuse "4".
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
cover, caster
date made
1822
place made
United Kingdom: England, London
Physical Description
silver (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 2 5/8 in x 1 5/8 in; 6.6675 cm x 4.1275 cm
ID Number
DL.381999
catalog number
381999
accession number
162081
Credit Line
Gift of Daughters of Mrs. Alice Pike Barney
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Domestic Furnishings
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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