Toy Coffeepot

English (London)
about 1720
Marked by IC


Object Place: Europe, London, England

Dimensions

H. 5.9 cm x W. 7.8 cm x D. 2.7 cm (2 5/16 x 3 1/16 x 1 1/16 in.); Weight: 22.6 gm (15 dwt)

Accession Number

55.980a-b

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Silver

The coffeepot, formed from seamed sheet, has tapering sides, an inset base, and a straight, tapering spout. A turned wooden handle is mounted on a cylindrical socket.

Markings

On underside, maker's mark IC (unrecorded)

Provenance

John S. Barnet, Shreve, Crump & Low Co., Theodora Wilbour Fund in Memory of Charlotte Beebe Wilbour. (Accession Date: Decemeber 8, 1955)

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Charlotte Beebe Wilbour