Caster, one of a pair

A nineteenth-century fake.

Information derived from T. Schroder, British and Continental Gold and Silver in the Ashmolean (2009)

Details

  • Title

    Caster, one of a pair

  • Artist/maker

    Anonymous French (goldsmith)
  • Associated place

    France (place of creation)
  • Date

    1750 - 1751
  • Material and technique

    silver

  • Material index

  • Object type

  • Dimensions

    15.2 cm (height)
    251 g (weight)
  • No. of items

    2

  • Credit line

    Bequeathed by J. Francis Mallett, 1947.

  • Museum location

    not on display

  • Museum department

    Western Art

  • Accession no.

    WA1947.191.155.1

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Further reading

Schroder, Timothy, British and Continental Gold and Silver in the Ashmolean Museum (Oxford, Ashmolean Museum, 2009), 473

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