Coffee Pot

English (London)
1715–16
Marked by Simon Pantin I (about 1680–1728)


Dimensions

Overall: 25 x 21.6 x 11.5 cm (9 13/16 x 8 1/2 x 4 1/2 in.) Gross weight: 31 oz (965g)

Accession Number

2001.89

Medium or Technique

Silver (Britannia standard), fruitwood

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Silver

Markings

Struck under base with hallmarks (lion's head erased, Britannia, date letter for 1715-6) and with maker's mark of Simon Pantin; the cover with lion's head erased and maker's mark of Simon Pantin.

Provenance

May 23, 1990, sold by an anonymous owner at Christie's, London, lot 216, where most probably bought by Alan and Simone Hartman, New York, NY; 2001, gift of Alan and Simone Hartman. (Accession date: February 21, 2001)

Credit Line

Gift of Alan and Simone Hartman and Harriet J. Bradbury Fund