Coffeepot and lid

Object Number: 
1952.111ab
Date: 
ca. 1795
Medium: 
Porcelain
Dimensions: 
Overall: 8 3/4 x 6 x 5 1/2 in. ( 22.2 x 15.2 x 14 cm )
Description: 
Bulbous porcelain coffee pot with reeded entwined handle and c-shaped spout; domed porcelain lid with berry finial; both forms have a border consisting of blue enamelled dots between blue and gilt bands; enamelled ornament also includes pseudo arms of New York State; figures of liberty and justice flanking shield with scrolled border surmounted by an eagle.
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Mrs. J. Insley Blair
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group