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Cream Pitcher

Description

Circular base supports rounded body; C-scroll handles; acorn finial.

Details

Maker
Gardiner, Baldwin, 1814-1846 (Silversmith)
Date
1820-1827
Inscriptions
Engraved: To/Captain Thomas Bennett/Presented by the Passengers in/the Packet Ship New York./ October 1827./As a mark of their esteem. Struck (?): B. GARDINER
Location of origin
New York, NY, USA
Material
beading (edging pattern)
beading (process)
silver (metal)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Places
New York state (United States)
Descriptive terms
Acanthus
acanthus (motif)
Acorn
acorn
Beaded
beading (edging pattern)
beading (process)
creamers
PITCHER, CREAM
Silver
silver (metal)
Dimensions
6 x 6 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1930.758B
GUSN
638

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