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Coffee Pot

1986.754 (RS24818)

Description

It has a circular, domed hinged lid with stepped button finial on a pear-shaped body. It is molded with bands at the middle and bellied sections. It has ornamental and incised line ends, and is raised on a pedestal foot with conforming molded and incised lines. Also, a goose neck spout and a scrolled handle with a spur.

Details

Maker
Smith & Morey (Maker)
Date
1855-1860
Inscriptions
A stamped touchmark on the bottom reads: SMITH & MOREY/WARRENTED.
Location of origin
Boston, MA, USA
Associated Building
Original to Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
pewter (tin alloy)
tin (metal)
Object type
Food Service T&E; Serving Vessels
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
Coffeepot
coffeepots
Pewter
pewter (tin alloy)
tin (metal)
Vessel, Drink Serving
Dimensions
11 x 9 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1986.754
Credit Line
Bequest of Amelia W. Little
GUSN
51103

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