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Cream pitcher

Description

Silver cream pitcher with a pear-shaped body, scalloped rim and elongated lip, double scroll handle, and three trefoil feet.

Details

Maker
Hurd, Nathaniel, 1729-1777 (Silversmith)
Date
1760
Inscriptions
"DM" (Engraved)
"3=13" (Scratch mark for silver weight)
"NHurd" (stamped)
Location of origin
Boston, Massachusetts
Associated Building
Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.).
Material
silver (metal)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
creamers
Pitcher, Cream
silver (metal)
Dimensions
3 1/2 (H) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.1129
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
223449

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