Coffeepot

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1800-1833

GUSN

GUSN-7773

Description

Urn-like body with flared base, thin stem. Ovoid body with flared dome hinged top and mushroom finial. Applied "S" spout and "C" handle with spur. Painted black with gold decoration, vine around base, floral panels flanked by diaper reserves. Rope decoration at top, radiating lines around gold finial.

Details

Descriptive Terms

coffeepots
diaper patterns
diaper (textile material)
painting (coating)
tin (metal)
diaper patterns
diaper (textile material)
rope
vines
Tin
Painted
Pontypool
Diaper
Vine
Rope
COFFEEPOT

Associated Building

Original to Hamilton House (South Berwick, Me.),

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

9.5 x 10 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Elizabeth R. Vaughan

Accession Number

1949.720