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Coffeepot

1949.720 (RS119831)

Description

Urn-like body with flared base, thin stem. Ovoid body with flared dome hinged top and mushroom finial. Applied "S" spout and "C" handle with spur. Painted black with gold decoration, vine around base, floral panels flanked by diaper reserves. Rope decoration at top, radiating lines around gold finial.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1833
Associated Building
Original to Hamilton House (South Berwick, Me.).
Material
diaper (textile material)
diaper patterns
painting (coating)
tin (metal)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
COFFEEPOT
coffeepots
Diaper
diaper (textile material)
diaper patterns
Painted
painting (coating)
Pontypool
Rope
rope
Tin
tin (metal)
Vine
vines
Dimensions
9.5 x 10 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1949.720
Credit Line
Bequest of Elizabeth R. Vaughan
GUSN
7773

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