Silver - Pair of casters Regnerus Elgersma
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Pair of casters

These distinguished casters were filled with sugar candy that had been finely ground in a mortar. This sugar was coarser than we are used to today, and the splendid symmetrical openwork in the covers made it possible to sprinkle sugar evenly.

Date: 1754
Made in: Leeuwarden
Maker: Regnerus Elgersma
Style period: Louis XIV
Dimensions: 19 cm (h)
Weight: 297 and 301 g
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