Oil and vinegar frame with caster

Examples of such cruet frames have been noted spanning the period 1722-33. The bottles and unmarked caster are probably replacements.

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

Details

  • Title

    Oil and vinegar frame with caster

  • Artist/maker

    Paul de Lamerie (1688 - 1751) (goldsmith)
  • Associated place

    London (place of creation)
  • Date

    1725 - 1726
    1725
  • Material and technique

    silver, glass

  • Object type

  • Dimensions

    17.6 cm (length)
    with bottles 21.3 cm (height)
    caster 10.5 cm (height)
    without bottles 736 g (weight)
  • No. of items

    7

  • Credit line

    Bequeathed by G.O. Farrer through the Art Fund, 1946.

  • Museum location

  • Museum department

    Western Art

  • Accession no.

    WA1946.64

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Further reading

Schroder, Timothy, British and Continental Gold and Silver in the Ashmolean Museum (Oxford, Ashmolean Museum, 2009), 133

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