Coffeepot

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1830-1833

GUSN

GUSN-45214

Description

Large pewter coffeepot with flower-shaped or scalloped top echoed by molded scallop pattern on body. Hinged lid with black-painted wooden knop. C-shaped black-painted wooden handle. S-shaped spout.

Details

Descriptive Terms

coffeepots
pewter (tin alloy)
tin (metal)
wood (plant material)
paint (coating)
britannia metal
Coffeepot

Inscription

"DIXON & SON / 8" (stamped)
"93" (stamped)

Maker

James Dixon & Sons (Pewterer)

Location of Origin

Sheffield, England

Dimensions

11 1/4 x 11 (HxW), 7 1/2 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Mr. and Mrs. Frederick W. Bridge

Accession Number

1950.478

Date

1830-1833 (Circa)

Places

Winchester (Middlesex county, Massachusetts)
Sheffield (Sheffield unitary authority, South Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom)