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Pitcher

1930.761 (RS230999)

Description

Silver footed pitcher with an "s" shaped handle, broad spout, and a bulbous body. Floral design.

Details

Maker
Richard, Stephen, 1802-1839 (Silversmith)
Date
1820-1829
Inscriptions
"Presented to/ Capt. Thomas Bennett of the Ship New York/ by the Cabin passengers on her late voyage from/ Liverpool/ to express their sense of his attentions & skill/ New York 1st Aug, 1829" (Engraved on the body)
Location of origin
New York, NY, USA
Material
silver (metal)
Object type
Food Service T&E; Serving Vessels
Places
New York state (United States)
Descriptive terms
Pitcher
pitchers (vessels)
silver (metal)
Vessel, Drink Serving
Dimensions
14 (H) (inches)
Accession Number
1930.761
Credit Line
Bequest of Clara Bennett
GUSN
56495

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