Creamer

Creamer
Title
Creamer
Date 
ca. 1815
Medium 
Silver
Dimensions 
Overall: 6 1/2 x 3 1/2 x 6 3/4 in. ( 16.5 x 8.9 x 17.1 cm ) Silver Weight: 10 oz (troy) 5 dwt (318 g)
Description 
Wrought silver creamer; ovoid body, gadroonsaround lower body on a rectangular splayed foot with an applied vertical edge stamped with shells; applied, seamed die-rolled band with a grapevine design below an applied concave shoulder; raised flared rim with a band of stamped shells along the edge and a short pouring spout; squared silver handle; engraved, "JDBK" in script at the front center of the body; maker's mark stamped on the bowl base.
Credit Line 
Gift of Joanna Kuypers Sluyter
Object Number 
1913.10d
Marks 
stamped: on base: "T. RICHARDS." in conforming rectangle
Gallery Label 
This creamer belonged to Joanna DePeyster Kuypers Van Zandt, the grandmother of the donor.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group