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Coffeepot

1977.308 (RS116545)

Description

Conical body tapering to cirular mouth; simple flame-shaped finial on round dome top, hinged on upper rim of body and resoldered; rectilinear "S"-shaped handle curved at lower join; serpentine spout with "V" opening at back of mouth; double stepped base flares wider to circular copper bottom (probably not original); strainer holes at interior of spout.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1830
Associated Building
Original to Sayward-Wheeler House (York Harbor, Me.).
Material
copper (metal)
pewter (tin alloy)
tin (metal)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
COFFEEPOT
coffeepots
Copper
copper (metal)
Pewter
pewter (tin alloy)
tin (metal)
Dimensions
9.625 (H), 5.5 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1977.308
Credit Line
Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler
GUSN
3988

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