Pitcher

about 1850
Newell Harding & Co. (American, active 1851–1889), Newell Harding (1796–1862), Francis Low Harding (about 1851–1889)


Object Place: Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

35.7 x 19.5 x 16 cm (14 1/16 x 7 11/16 x 6 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

1999.64.20

Medium or Technique

Coin silver

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Silver hollowware

Raised pear-shaped body with floral and foliate repouseé chasing on a molded, domed foot with repouseé chasing, stamped oval beaded bands at the three joints, flared cylindrical neck with chased foliate decoration and wide spout, hollow crooked handle with acanthus thumbpiece, minor dimples top of handle and on right shoulder of body. Monogram “C” on front within reserve.

Inscription

"C" within reserve on front

Credit Line

Gift of Malcolm Parkes Hunt