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Coffee pot

French (Paris)
1809–19
N x G


Object Place: Europe, Paris, France

Dimensions

25.4 cm (10 in.)

Accession Number

51.2773

Medium or Technique

Silver, fruitwood handle

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Silver

Ovoid body with tall, slightly concave neck. Hinged cover with pineapple finial. Curved spout terminating in horse’s head. Wooden scroll handle. Three flat curved legs with paw feet and a cast and applied palmette where they are attached to the body.

Markings

Maker: N X G (pellets & hammer above in lozenge)

Provenance

By 1933, Miss Margaret H. Jewell; 1951, gift of Miss M. H. Jewell to the MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss M. H. Jewell