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Tea urn

Object Number: 
1956.199ab
Date: 
1790-1810
Medium: 
Copper, brass, silver plate, ivory
Dimensions: 
Overall: 23 x 13 x 11 in. ( 58.4 x 33 x 27.9 cm )
Description: 
Copper urn-shaped tea urn with silver-plated urn finial, large strap handles silver-plated spigot with ivory handle, raised on square pedestal with four bun feet. Interior has cylindrical tube at center to house heating device.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Bayard Verplanck
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group