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Creamer

Object Number: 
INV.326
Date: 
1830-1838
Medium: 
Silver
Dimensions: 
Overall: 7 5/8 x 7 3/8 x 4 1/2 in. ( 19.4 x 18.7 x 11.4 cm )
Marks: 
engraved: on center front: "C. T. Pierson" stamped: on base: "F. MARQUAND" in a conforming rectangle
Description: 
Wrought silver creamer; inverted pear shaped body joined to a molded, circular, stepped foot by a die-rolled foliate scroll pedestal; applied, vertical die-rolled footring; body flares to a convex shoulder with a die-rolled foliate scrolled band at the base; raised neck and pouring rim, low at the sides with a high, extended pouring lip; die-rolled, rope molding band applied around the rim; c-curve hollow handle, made in vertical halves, circular in section, swelling toward a crimped center, with a bulbous thumbpiece, with a single upper terminal and a double lower terminal; engraved, "C. T. Pierson" in script on the center front; maker's marks on the base.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Clarissa P. Jacocks
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group