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Object Number: 
ca. 1815
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)
stamped: on base: "T. RICHARDS." in conforming rectangle
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.
Gallery Label: 
This creamer belonged to Joanna DePeyster Kuypers Van Zandt, the grandmother of the donor.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Joanna Kuypers Sluyter
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group