creamer

Object Number: 
1922.57
Date: 
1850-1900
Medium: 
Pewter
Dimensions: 
Overall: 5 5/8 x 4 3/8 x 4 in. ( 14.3 x 11.1 x 10.2 cm )
Marks: 
marked: on base: winged figure, "G.V."
Description: 
Small jug (or creamer) with shaped molded rim with shell motif under spout, broken scroll handle with foliate thumb pad on pear-shaped vessel with molded neck and band and tucked in base with spreading foot.
Gallery Label: 
According to the donor, the engraved "V" is an abbreviation for "vino" and would have originally been part of a set of three pieces including a water jug and a chalice.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Samuel V. Hoffman
Provenance: 
Formerly of the George W. Nash Collection of Ulster County, New York Household Artifacts
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group