Creamer

Object Number: 
1941.842
Date: 
ca. 1895
Medium: 
Silver plate
Dimensions: 
Overall: 3 3/4 x 6 x 4 in. ( 9.5 x 15.2 x 10.2 cm )
Marks: 
engraved: on the front of the body: "Onteora" in script stamped: on the underside of the base: "W" in a spiders web over "659"
Description: 
Cast silver plated creamer with a squat pear shaped body on a circular foot; shoulder flares to a plain rim; short triangular spout; loop handle; body engraved, "Onteora" in script; maker's mark stamped on the underside of the base.
Gallery Label: 
This creamer was used on the steamboat "Onteora."
Credit Line: 
Purchase
Provenance: 
The George W. Murdock Collection of Steamboat Artifacts
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group