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Pitcher

Description

Canister-shaped body with applied flat scroll handle; applied scalloped and floral spout; hinged lid with beading along edge and bulbed finial with applied scroll decorative device; flared base has repousse type raised land and seascape scene; interior is lined with white enamel.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1868
Inscriptions
Bottom inscription: Meridan Company (scale) ""PAT JUNE 13 1868/PAT NOV 3 1868/11""
Associated Building
Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Material
plate (material)
repoussé
silver (metal)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
PITCHER
pitchers (vessels)
plate (material)
Repousse
repoussé
Seascape
seascapes
Silver
silver (metal)
Dimensions
8.5 x 9.25 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1971.1104
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
6032

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