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Cream Pitcher

2009.49 (RS30608)

Description

Squash-shaped cream pitcher with leaf-like feet; wide spout with curly lip; S-shaped handle with thumbrest and C-shaped connection at base.

Details

Maker
James Dixon & Sons (Pewterer)
Date
1835-1875
Inscriptions
"27/ JAMES DIXON/ & SONS/ 1445" (stamped)
"L- (backwards)L" (on a sticker)
Location of origin
England
Object type
Food Service T&E
Places
Sheffield (Sheffield unitary authority, South Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom)
Descriptive terms
pewter (tin alloy)
Pitcher, Cream
pitchers (vessels)
Dimensions
5 1/2 x 5 1/4 (HxW), 3 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
2009.49
Credit Line
Museum Accession
GUSN
224936

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