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Creamer

Description

Part of silver tea service, including sugar bowl, teapot and creamer. Sugar bowl and teapot are urn-shaped, creamer has urn-shaped base. Beaded molding around all edges, acanthus leaf decoration on handles. Bone finials on bowl and teapot.

Details

Maker
Jones, Shreve, Brown & Co. (Maker)
Date
1854-1857
Inscriptions
Stamped on bottom of each: ""JONES, SHREVE, BROWN & CO/ COIN. BOSTON R. & W.""
Location of origin
Boston, MA, USA
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
coin silver
silver (metal)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
coin silver
creamers
PITCHER, CREAM
Silver
silver (metal)
Wedding
weddings
Dimensions
6 (H), 4.5 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.5497.2
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
24638
Reference Notes
Rainwater, Dorothy T., Author. American Silver Manufacturers. EVERYBODYS PRESS, 1966.

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