Pitcher

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1837-1861

GUSN

GUSN-54987

Description

Rounded, pewter pitcher with domed, hinged lid with knop; short spout with built-in strainer; curved handle; and three bands around body.

Details

Descriptive Terms

pitchers (vessels)
pewter (tin alloy)
Pitcher

Label

Exhibited at DAPC, July 2000

Inscription

"R. DUNHAM" (stamped)

Maker

Dunham, Rufus, 1815-1893 (Pewterer)

Location of Origin

Westbrook and Portland, Maine

Dimensions

7 3/4 x 7 1/2 (HxW), 4 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift from Charles K. Davis

Accession Number

1949.172