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Cream Pitcher

Description

Circular base supports urn-shaped body; S-curve handles; urn finial. See older worksheet in museum file for very detailed description.

Details

Maker
Meriden Britannia Co. (Silversmith)
Date
1880-1898
Inscriptions
Struck on bottom: Meriden Britannia Company [possibly abbreviated]
Location of origin
Meriden, CT, USA
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Material
beading (edging pattern)
beading (process)
plate (material)
silver (metal)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Places
Connecticut (United States)
Descriptive terms
Beaded
beading (edging pattern)
beading (process)
creamers
Greek Key
key pattern
PITCHER, CREAM
plate (material)
Silver
silver (metal)
Urn
urns
Dimensions
7 (H) (inches)
Accession Number
1969.695.2
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
656

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