Cream jug

about 1820
John Tanguy (1780–1858)


Object Place: Probably Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States

Dimensions

14.5 x 6.8 x 13.6 cm (5 11/16 x 2 11/16 x 5 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

RES.34.4

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Silver hollowware

There are elliptical panels of fluting on the lower half, and two horizontal flutings below the straight neck with a shaped rim edged with reeded applied moulding. It has a strap handle and a moulded & domed shaped food.

Markings

"J. TANGUY" in scroll on edge of foot

Provenance

February 1, 1934, bequest of Annie Bolton Matthews Bryant to MFA.

Credit Line

Bequest of Annie Bolton Matthews Bryant