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Castor

The plain cylindrical body is formed from sheet seamed once vertically and has a narrow applied molding notched twice below its lip. The circular base is inset in the base of the applied plain moldered foot. The coat of arms is engraved in a leafy mantling. The cylindrical cover has an applied...

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Marks

No marks

Credit Line

Elizabeth Parke Firestone and Harvey S. Firestone, Jr. Collection

French,

Object Place

France

Accession Number

1993.241

Medium or Technique

Silvered brass

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Metalwork