Creamer

Description
Seamed oval cream pitcher engraved "SC" in conjoined foliate script on its slightly bulging sides. Deep cyma-curved rim with wide pouring lip has quadruple-reeded molding applied on exterior. High, thin, bracket-top handle extends from rim to base; its upper portion has five reeds, tiered towards center. Applied flat bottom is struck incuse "MOULTON" and incised "#quoqr(?)" and "$15.(?)". Creamer and sugar bowl DL*383550-383551 are from the same service.
Location
Currently not on view
date made
1800 - 1815
place made
United States: Massachusetts, Newburyport
United States: Massachusetts, Boston
Physical Description
silver (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 4 1/2 in x 4 3/4 in x 2 1/2 in; 11.43 cm x 12.065 cm x 6.35 cm
ID Number
DL*383550
catalog number
383550
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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