Cream pitcher

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1760

GUSN

GUSN-223449

Description

Silver cream pitcher with a pear-shaped body, scalloped rim and elongated lip, double scroll handle, and three trefoil feet.

Details

Descriptive Terms

creamers
silver (metal)
Pitcher, Cream

Inscription

"DM" (Engraved)
"3=13" (Scratch mark for silver weight)
"NHurd" (stamped)

Associated Building

Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

P706
J626
PEM 132-567

Maker

Hurd, Nathaniel, 1729-1777 (Silversmith)

Location of Origin

Boston, Massachusetts

Object Type

Food Service T&E

Dimensions

3 1/2 (H) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation

Accession Number

2006.44.1129

Places

Massachusetts (United States)
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)