Creamer

Description
Raised circular urn-shape cream pitcher with high-loop, tapered strap handle on a flared or trumpet-shaped pedestal atop a flat square base with applied sides. Front of body is engraved "RM" in conjoined foliate script. Applied beading at deeply curved rim with pouring lip and bottom of pedestal. Underside of flat base is struck in one corner "BAYLEY" in raised roman letters a stepped rectangle. Centerpunch visible.
Location
Currently not on view
date made
ca 1795
place made
United States: New York, New York
Physical Description
silver (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 7 1/2 in x 4 3/4 in x 3 in; 19.05 cm x 12.065 cm x 7.62 cm
ID Number
DL.383465
catalog number
383465
accession number
162866
Credit Line
Bequest of Arthur Michael
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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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