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This and 2 other objects are a part of a set whose first object is Casters And Lids (England).

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Caster With Lid (England)

This is a Caster with lid. It was made by Samuel Welder. It is dated 1717 and we acquired it in 1981. Its medium is silver. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was donated by William M. Cahn, Jr. and Mrs. William M. Cahn, Jr.. It is credited Gift of Mr. and Mrs. William M. Cahn, Jr. in memory of Rosalie S. and William M. Cahn.

Its dimensions are

H x W x D: 16 × 6.5 × 6.5 cm (6 5/16 × 2 9/16 × 2 9/16 in.)

It has the following markings

On underside of each: maker's mark: "Grimbode 3093" and lion's head erased on bezel of each cover.

Cite this object as

Caster With Lid (England); Made by Samuel Welder; silver; H x W x D: 16 × 6.5 × 6.5 cm (6 5/16 × 2 9/16 × 2 9/16 in.); Gift of Mr. and Mrs. William M. Cahn, Jr. in memory of Rosalie S. and William M. Cahn; 1981-49-9-e,f

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