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Cream Pitcher

Description

4 paw feet support bulbous body with applied decoration; C-curve handle; lobed lid with floret finial.

Details

Maker
Stodder & Frobisher (Silversmith)
Date
1816-1825
Inscriptions
Struck on bottom: STODDER & FROBISHER
Location of origin
Boston, MA, USA
Material
appliqué (technique)
silver (metal)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
Acanthus
acanthus (motif)
Applied
appliqué (technique)
Cartouche
cartouches (ornament)
creamers
crests (motifs)
Family Crest
Feet
fleuron (motifs)
Floret
foils (arcs)
Hairy Paw Feet
hairy paw feet
Lobed
PITCHER, CREAM
Silver
silver (metal)
Dimensions
6 (H) (inches)
Accession Number
1977.111.5
Credit Line
Gift of John Lowell Lyman, Esq.
GUSN
666
Reference Notes
Flynt, Henry N. and Martha G. Fales. The Heritage Foundation Collection of Silver.. Old Deerfield, MA: The Heritage Foundation, 1968.

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