Creamer

Object Number: 
1939.15d
Date: 
ca. 1810
Medium: 
Silver
Dimensions: 
Overall: 5 7/8 x 3 1/2 x 6 in. ( 14.9 x 8.9 x 15.2 cm ) Silver Weight: 9 oz (troy) 2 dwt (283 g)
Marks: 
engraved: front center: "AD" in bright-cut script stamped: base: "J. Sayre" in a conforming rectangle in script
Description: 
Wrought and seamed silver creamer; oval, boat-shaped body on a flat base, with an applied vertical band stamped with stars above four hollow ball feet at the corners; convex band below poring lip; short pouring lip with an applied stamped star band along the edge; squared and tapered strap handle with a molded band down its center.
Gallery Label: 
Belonged to Mrs. Israel Corse, Sr. (Abigal Cornell Doty, 1776-1854).
Credit Line: 
Gift of Miss Lena Cadawalader Evans
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group