Overview

Caspar Wistar

(1696—1752)


Show Summary Details

Quick Reference

(b Hilspach [now Hilsbach], Germany, Feb 1696; d Philadelphia, PA, ?April 1752),

glass manufacturer of German birth. He moved to Philadelphia in 1717 and learned to make brass buttons, for ...

Subjects: Decorative Arts, Furniture, and Industrial Design.


Reference entries

Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content. Please, subscribe or login to access all content.