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Caster, one of a set of three


Isaac Liger



Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location On view at the Minneapolis Institute of Arts, G350
Caster, one of a set of three, Isaac Liger
: Geogian Silver Casters Acquired from James S. Bell Memorial Fund
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Medium: Decorative Arts and Utilitarian Objects, Metalwork | Silver
Size: 7-1/4 x 2-3/4 x 2-3/4
Creation Place: England, London
Culture: England
Style: 18th century
Inscriptions: Mark and InscriptionEngraved on the side of each, an unidentified crest of a demi-antelope. Mark and InscriptionFully marked (Britannia standard) on side of each body. Maker's mark and leopard's head erased on bezel on each lid.
Physical Description: Caster, silver, English XVIIIc cat. card dims 7'
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; James S. Bell Memorial Fund
Accession Number: 50.10.1a,b
Artist: Isaac Liger, English, active c. 1704-1730
Role: Silversmith
Nationality: English
Life Dates: English, active c. 1704-1730
Added to Site: February 28, 2009