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Creamer

Object Number: 
INV.14556
Date: 
ca. 1867
Medium: 
Silver
Dimensions: 
Overall: 4 x 6 1/4 x 3 1/4 in. ( 10.2 x 15.9 x 8.3 cm )
Marks: 
engraved: center front: "E G W" in script stamped: on the base: lion passant in a chamfered rectangle, anchor in a shield, "G" in gothic script in a chamfered rectangle above "STERLING/ A 2583"
Description: 
Wrought silver creamer; squat, oval boat-shaped body with a gadrooned band below the raised and extended pouring lip, low at the sides and the back; applied, rope molding band around the rim; seated on four hollow cast ball feet; cast, reeded loop handle, tapering at the bottom; engraved, "E G W" in script; maker's marks on the base.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Louise S. Gilder, 12/14/73
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group