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Coffeepot

2001.244 (RS30607)

Description

Cylindrical pewter coffeepot with concave collum-like body and thick base. Hinged, domed lid with a black painted wooden flower knop. Black-painted wood question mark shaped handle with thumb rest.

Details

Maker
James Dixon & Sons (Pewterer)
Date
1825-1850
Inscriptions
"D / 75 6 / JAMES DIXON / & SONS / 1539" (stamped)
Location of origin
England
Associated Building
Used At Arnold House (Lincoln, R.I.).
Material
painting (coating)
pewter (tin alloy)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Places
Lincoln (Providence county, Rhode Island)
Rhode Island (United States)
Sheffield (Sheffield unitary authority, South Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom)
Descriptive terms
Coffeepot
coffeepots
painting (coating)
pewter (tin alloy)
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
11 1/4 x 8 3/4 (HxW), 5 1/2 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.244
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Helen R. Haddad, Mr. Edward S. Rogerson, Mr. Henry P. Rogerson and William G. Rogerson, Esq.
GUSN
223063
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