Cream pitcher Maker, attributed to: Robert and William Wilson (American, active 1824–46)

ca. 1850

American Decorative Arts

On view, 1st floor, American Decorative Arts before 1900
Medium

Coin silver

Dimensions

8 5/8 × 4 3/4 × 3 9/16 in., 351 g (21.9 × 12 × 9 cm)

Credit Line

Gift of Carl R. Kossack, B.S. 1931, M.A. 1933

Accession Number

1985.84.10.2

Culture
Period

19th century

Classification
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Bibliography
  • "Acquisitions 1985–1987," Yale University Art Gallery Bulletin 40, no. 2 (Spring 1988),
Object copyright
Additional information

Object/Work type

creamers, utilitarian objects

Marks

"S.T.CROSBY." [Roman capitals; periods] incuse and curved slightly / "BOSTON" [Roman capitals] in rectangle / "COIN." [Roman capitals; period] incuse, all on bottom.

Inscriptions

"E.A.L." / "from" / "A.&C.C.F." [shaded block, upper and lower cases; periods] engraved on front; engraved lines with sprigs frame letters.

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