Cream Pitcher

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1720-1750

GUSN

GUSN-2541

Description

Small Queen Anne style pewter cream pitcher; pear-shaped body; three cabriole legs and pad feet, with S-scroll handle with thumb rest; stamped touchmarks on underside.

Details

Descriptive Terms

creamers
casting (process)
pewter (tin alloy)
soldering
tin alloy
Cast
Pewter
Soldered
Queen Anne
Pitcher, Cream

Inscription

Stamped touchmarks on the bottom underside. One is indistinct; the other is the maker's mark 'RP' in Gothic lettering. (stamped)

Associated Building

Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Food Service T&E

Dimensions

3 1/2 x 3 1/4 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1991.610

Places

Probably