Creamer

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Description
Raised, oblong, apple-shaped cream pitcher with short concave neck, single-reeded curved rim with wide pouring lip, and knuckle-ended, C-curve handle on an applied oval foot ring. Underside of flat bottom is struck "Gebelein" in raised roman letters in a textured, curvilinear surround, "STERLING" in incuse sans serif letters, and "Boston" in incuse italic roman letters. Part of a three-piece service, 1992.0601.001-.003.
Location
Currently not on view
date made
ca 1905
place made
United States: Massachusetts, Boston
Physical Description
silver (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 3 1/2 in x 5 5/8 in x 3 1/4 in; 8.89 cm x 14.2875 cm x 8.255 cm
ID Number
1992.0601.003
catalog number
1992.0601.003
accession number
1992.0601
Credit Line
Gift of Eleanor Gebelein Greene, Ernest George Gebelein, and Athur David Gebelein, in memory of their father George Christian Gebelein; and the Mary E. Maxwell Fund
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Home and Community Life: Domestic Life
Domestic Furnishings
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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