Covered pitcher

about 1910
Manufactured by Shreve & Company (founded in 1852)


Object Place: San Francisco, California

Dimensions

Overall: 17.1 x 18.4 x 14 cm (6 3/4 x 7 1/4 x 5 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2008.75

Medium or Technique

Silver, ebony

On View

Lorraine and Alan Bressler Gallery (Gallery 222)

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Silver hollowware

Markings

Struck incuse shields enclosing S, flanking cartouche that frames hanging bell / SHREVE & CO., SAN FRANCISCO, STERLING, 2 3/4 PINTS

Provenance

Michael Weller, San Francisco; offered for sale by Historical Design, Inc., 306 East 61st Street, New York, New York 10021.

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds by exchange from the Bequest of Katharine Lane Weems