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Ewer

1998.1412 (RS22862)

Description

Hammered copper ewer; bulbous bottom w/ narrow, turned neck; hinged lid w/ finial; long handle and swan neck-shaped spout.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1890-1920
Inscriptions
Imprinted stamp on bottom: [Greek-like letters w/ faded circular symbol w/ crowned bird]
Location of origin
Greece
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
copper (metal)
hammering
Object type
Food Service T&E
Places
New York state (United States)
Descriptive terms
Copper
copper (metal)
ewers (vessels)
Hammered
hammering
PITCHER
People and organizations
A.A. Vantine & Co.
Dimensions
9.5 x 7 (HxW), 4.25 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.1412
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
19845

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