Creamer

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Description
Small ovoid creamer with overall repousse, chased and engraved floral decoration; pinched spout, no foot ring. Cast, sprigged acanthus S-curve handle. Underside of flat bottom struck incuse "S. KIRK & SON" and "11 OZ." in serif letters. No centerpunch. Part of cream and sugar set, DL*316497.0008-.0009, used with teapot DL*316497.0007.
Location
Currently not on view
date made
1846 - 1861
place made
United States: Maryland, Baltimore
Physical Description
silver (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 2 1/2 in x 2 7/8 in x 2 1/8 in; 6.35 cm x 7.3025 cm x 5.3975 cm
ID Number
DL.316497.0008
catalog number
316497.0008
accession number
316497
Credit Line
Gift of Blanche E. King
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Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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