Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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altar cruet
  • England, United Kingdom
  • altar cruet, 1800s
  • Where object was made: England, United Kingdom
  • pewter
  • Object Height/Diameter: 12 x 5.4 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 4 3/4 x 2 1/8 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.1198
Description

Pewter lidded container (identified as a communion or altar cruet) with a handle. "V" shaped finial on lid. On a base which flares at the bottom.