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Coffeepot

1932.2104 (RS30558)

Description

Cylindrical pewter coffeepot that flares slightly at base. Domed, hinged lid with flower knop. S-shaped spout; black s-shaped handle and triple fillet around center of body.

Details

Maker
Smith & Co. (Maker)
Date
1840-1849
Inscriptions
"SMITH & CO / 3" (inside a semi-circular banner)
Location of origin
Boston, Massachusetts
Material
pewter (tin alloy)
tin (metal)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
britannia metal
Coffeepot
coffeepots
pewter (tin alloy)
tin (metal)
Dimensions
7 1/2 x 8 1/2 (HxW), 5 3/4 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1932.2104
Credit Line
Gift from Mrs. A.S. Pear
GUSN
35175

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