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Caster And Cover (Ireland)

This is a Caster and cover. It is dated ca. 1810 and we acquired it in 1986. Its medium is glass, copper, silver. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was bequest of Walter Phelps Warren. It is credited Bequest of Walter Phelps Warren.

Its dimensions are

H x diam.: 11 x 5.8 cm (4 5/16 x 2 5/16 in.)

It has the following markings

Marks: Plated cap punched with unidentified mark, "J. L." (?). WPW notes Mr. Shubsole believes they are ficticious

Cite this object as

Caster And Cover (Ireland); glass, copper, silver; H x diam.: 11 x 5.8 cm (4 5/16 x 2 5/16 in.); Bequest of Walter Phelps Warren; 1986-61-21-a,b

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