Coffee urn

Collection Type

  • Cooking equipment

Date

1860-1920

GUSN

GUSN-24274

Description

Silver plated coffee urn w/ lid and samovar. Urn is decorated w/ molded acanthus leaves, flowers and beading, lid w/ bottle-shpaed finial. Handles are floral shaped and spout has ivory bead.

Details

Descriptive Terms

coffee urns
brass (alloy)
casting (process)
etching (corroding)
etching (printing process)
ivory (tooth component)
plating (metal coating)
silver (metal)
acanthus (motif)
floral patterns
Silver
Brass
Vegetable Ivory
Slip Cast
Plated
Etched
Acanthus
Floral
URN, COFFEE

Associated Building

Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.),

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

16.25 x 10.75 x 7 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.5154A-C