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Cruet set

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In seven pieces, including stand, one castor, three glass cruets, one pierced cover, and one cover with point. The cruet stand's shaft design is a typical "Gleason shaft," a column with a dropped central knob, similar to the shaft used for bullseye lamps.

Credit Line

Bequest of Mrs. Stephen S. Fitzgerald

1830–50

Object Place

Dorchester, Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

Cruet stand: 20.32 x 14.6 x 14.6 cm (8 x 5 3/4 x 5 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

64.1860.1-5

Medium or Technique

Pewter, glass

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Pewter