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Teapot

1993.475 (RS30600)

Description

Pumpkin-shaped pewter teapot on scroll embellished feet. Domed, hinged lid with wooden black-painted flower knop; curved scroll embellished spout; and S-shaped black-painted wooden handle with thumb rest.

Details

Maker
James Dixon & Sons (Pewterer)
Date
1837-1847
Inscriptions
"506 / JAMES DIXON / & SONS / 1464" (stamped)
Location of origin
England
Material
pewter (tin alloy)
tin (metal)
tin alloy
wood (plant material)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Places
Danvers (Essex county, Massachusetts)
Sheffield (Sheffield unitary authority, South Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom)
Descriptive terms
pewter (tin alloy)
Teapot
teapots
tin (metal)
tin alloy
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
8 1/4 x 9 3/4 (HxW), 4 1/2 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1993.475
Credit Line
Bequest of the Estate of C. Spaulding Prime
GUSN
223277

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