Creamer

Description
Circular, round-bottom piercework cream pot on pedestal base with conforming, clear, cobalt blue glass liner. Cast and applied fasces molding around shallow curved rim with wide pouring lip and at circular foot. Cast, D- or ear-shaped handle has split-scroll terminals and graduated beads at top; a small tab that secures the liner in place is mounted to rim in front of it. Bottom underside is struck incuse "QUADRUPLE PLATE" arched above a spider web with "W" in five-pointed star at its center, and "11" below. From cream and sugar set, 1977.0918.75-.76.
Maker is E. G. Webster & Son of Brooklyn, NY, 1886-1928.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
creamer
date made
1886 - 1928
Physical Description
silver plate (overall material)
glass (liner material)
Measurements
overall: 8.6 cm x 11.3 cm x 6.7 cm; 3 3/8 in x 4 7/16 in x 2 5/8 in
overall: 3 5/8 in x 4 1/2 in x 2 7/8 in; 9.2075 cm x 11.43 cm x 7.3025 cm
place made
United States: New York, Brooklyn
ID Number
1977.0918.75
accession number
1977.0918
catalog number
1977.0918.75
subject
Domestic Furnishings
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Home and Community Life: Domestic Life
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
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