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Coffeepot

2009.59.1 (RS219906)

Description

Tall, pear-shaped pewter coffeepot with ribbed body on stepped foot. Scrolling handle with thumb rest. S-shaped spout. Domed, hinged lid with knop.

Details

Maker
Richardson, George (Pewterer)
Date
1800-1850
Inscriptions
"RICHARDSON" (inside rectangle)
Location of origin
Boston, Massachusetts; Cranston, Rhode Island
Material
pewter (tin alloy)
tin (metal)
tin alloy
Object type
Food Service T&E
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Cranston (Providence county, Rhode Island)
Massachusetts (United States)
Rhode Island (United States)
Descriptive terms
Coffeepot
coffeepots
pewter (tin alloy)
tin (metal)
tin alloy
Dimensions
11 1/2 x 9 1/4 x 4 1/2 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
2009.59.1
Credit Line
Museum Accession
GUSN
225038

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