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Coffeepot

Description

Tankard-shaped body, slanting outward toward bottom; molded banding at top and bottom; straight spout; S-scroll pewter handle painted with black enamel; detachable strainer with fold-over lip, tapers at bottom to fit into pot; dome cover has wooden finial painted with black enamel; expresso size.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1850-1899
Associated Building
Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Material
iron (metal)
pewter (tin alloy)
tin (metal)
tinning
wood (plant material)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
COFFEEPOT
coffeepots
iron (metal)
Pewter
pewter (tin alloy)
tin (metal)
Tinned
tinning
Unidentified Metal
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
3.5 x 6.5 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1971.1105A-C
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
6033

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