Pitcher

Description
Raised baluster-shape pitcher with overall flat chased and repousse grapevine decoration on a cast footring with four grape cluster feet. Front of body is engraved "MAW" in flecked script. Hollow double C-curve handle has a leafy sprig with cabochon on top and grapevine decoration on face. Underside of rounded bottom struck "S. WILMOT" in raised roman letters in a rectangle. No centerpunch.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
pitcher
date made
ca 1850
Physical Description
silver (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 7 3/8 in x 5 3/4 in x 3 1/2 in; 18.7325 cm x 14.605 cm x 8.89 cm
place made
United States: Georgia, Savannah
United States: South Carolina, Georgetown
place used
United States: Georgia, Macon
ID Number
DL*60.0994
catalog number
60.0994
accession number
71656
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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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