A GEORGE III SILVER WARWICK CRUET MARK OF JOHN DELMESTER, LONDON, 1760 Of typical cinquefoil form, on four shell feet, the gadrooned frame set with three casters and two silver-mounted cut-glass bottles, with central leaf-clad ring finial, the stand and casters each engraved with a crest
Quintessentially rococo is this frame to hold condiment containers for the dinner table. Sugar, pepper, and other spices would have been dispensed from silver casters and oil and vinegar from glass cruets
Up for sale from a recent client in Honolulu this 1873 UK London Sterling Silver and crystal cruet set by William Evans. It was originally a set of 7 pieces but two crystal bottles are missing.