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Teapot

1998.5497.3 (RS24438)

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
Silver
silver (metal)
TEAPOT
teapots
Wedding
weddings
Dimensions
7.25 (H), 10 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.5497.3
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
24639
Reference Notes
Rainwater, Dorothy T., Author. American Silver Manufacturers. EVERYBODYS PRESS, 1966.

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