- Seamed, baluster-shaped pitcher repousse chased with scrolled reserves on front, the upper engraved in script "Awarded by the S. C. A. S. / at their (erased)\th An\l/.. Fair, Oct. 185(erased)" and the lower featuring a vignette of two horned cows and three pigs in a grassy, fenced-in field or pasture. Cast, circular, tapered footring of pendant acanthus and fleur-de-lis motifs. Beaded, curved rim with wide, almost flat, pouring lip. Hollow, double or reverse C-curve handle has a leafy sprig with cabochon on top and grapevine decoration on face. Underside of flat, inset bottom struck incuse "E. J. JOHNSTON / MACON, GA." in roman letters.
- Maker is Edmund J. Johnston of Macon, GA; w. 1845-1870, in partnership with his brother William B. Johnston as W.B. Johnston & Brother, 1845-1849, and as E.J. Johnston & Co., c. 1854-1865.
- Currently not on view
- Object Name
- date made
- place made
- United States: Georgia, Macon
- place used
- United States: South Carolina, Edgefield
- Physical Description
- silver (overall material)
- overall: 6 5/8 in x 5 3/8 in x 3 3/8 in; 16.8275 cm x 13.6525 cm x 8.5725 cm
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- accession number
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- Credit Line
- Gift of Sarah S. Burts
- Data Source
- National Museum of American History
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