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Ice water pitcher

Description

Silver plated ice water pitcher in the form of a large tankard with a hinged lid, handle, large spout, and ceramic liner. Applied band with scrolls, sprays of flowers and winged horses around the rim.

Details

Maker
Reed & Barton (Manufacturer)
Ernest, Kauffman (Inventor)
Leach, Thomas (Inventor)
Date
ca. 1875
Inscriptions
"REED & BARTON" (impressed)
"1424" (scratched)
"1530" (impressed)
"MF'D & PLATED BY / REED & BARTON / PATENTED / APRIL 6, 1858 / AUG 4. 1868 / NOV. 17 1868 / APRIL 6TH 1872. / EXTENDED. 7. YEARS" (impressed)
Associated Building
Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.).
Material
ceramic (material)
plated metal
silver (metal)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Taunton (Bristol county, Massachusetts)
Descriptive terms
ceramic (material)
Pitcher, Ice Water
pitchers (vessels)
plated metal
silver (metal)
Dimensions
12 x 6 3/4 x 10 3/4 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.1961
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
180883

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