Creamer

1775
I. or T. Tyler (worked about 1775)


Object Place: Probably Boston, Massachusetts

Dimensions

13.4 x 6.4 x 11.7 cm (5 1/4 x 2 1/2 x 4 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

32.379

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Silver hollowware

Raised vessel with twisted, gadrooned body and raised circular foot with similar design has cast, scrolled handle.

Inscription

None.

Markings

Partially obscured mark "T-LER" within a serrated rectangle stamped onto body of creamer.

Provenance

Early history unknown. Acquired early in the twentieth century by collector Charles Hitchcock Tyler (about 1866-about 1931) and given as a bequest to the Museum.

Credit Line

Bequest of Charles Hitchcock Tyler