American Decorative Arts
Maker: Eleazer Baker, American, 1764–1849

Teapot

1785–1800

Silver

5 3/4 x 9 5/8 x 5 in., 620 g (14.61 x 24.45 x 12.7 cm)
Josephine Setze Fund for the John Marshall Phillips Collection
2013.44.2
Culture: 
American
Period: 
18th century
Classification: 
Containers - Metal
Geography: 
Made in Ashford, Connecticut
Status: 
On view
Provenance: 

S. J. Shrubsole, New York, 1984; sold to Alice and Thomas Kugelman, West Hartford, Connecticut; Sotheby's, New York, January 25, 2013, lot 236

Bibliography: 

Sotheby’s, New York, Important Americana, sale cat. (January 25–26, 2013), p. 131, lot 236.

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