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Coffeepot

1940.724 (RS30571)

Description

Cylindrical pewter coffeepot with S-shaped handle with curled ends and thumbrest. Hinged lid with disk and ball knop. Two bands around base at half inch and at one inch from bottom. Six-sided curved spout.

Details

Maker
Probably Mory and Ober (Maker)
Date
1840-1850
Inscriptions
"8" (stamped)
Location of origin
Boston, Massachusetts
Material
pewter (tin alloy)
tin (metal)
Object type
Food Service T&E; Serving Vessels
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Malden (Middlesex county, Massachusetts)
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
britannia metal
Coffeepot
coffeepots
pewter (tin alloy)
tin (metal)
Vessel, Drink Serving
People and organizations
Walker, Mary E.
Dimensions
9 x 8 1/2 (HxW), 5 1/4 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1940.724
Credit Line
Gift from Miss Mary Walker
GUSN
40698

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