Creamer

Object Number: 
1911.42
Date: 
ca. 1795
Medium: 
Silver
Dimensions: 
Overall: 5 1/8 x 4 1/2 x 2 1/4 in. ( 13 x 11.4 x 5.7 cm )
Marks: 
engraved: center front: "A C D P" in bright-cut script stamped: on base: "GORDON" in a serated rectangle
Description: 
Wrought silver creamer; oval body tapering toward the applied, plain oval footring; concave shoulder raised to a flared pouring lip, low on the sides and high at the back; tapered, plain loop handle; engraved on one side with an armored head surmounted by a pine tree; engraved on the opposite side with the initials, "A C D P" in bright-cut script; maker's mark on base.
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Catherine Augusta De Peyster
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group