Papboat

Papboat
Title
Papboat
Date 
ca. 1840
Medium 
Silver
Dimensions 
Overall: 1 3/4 x 5 3/4 x 2 3/4 in. ( 4.4 x 14.6 x 7 cm )
Description 
Wrought silver papboat; oval, boat-shaped body with a flat bottom, plain, applied band around the rim and a long pouring lip; applied, flat baluster-shaped handle; maker's marks on the underside of the handle.
Credit Line 
Gift of Constance Schermerhorn Skillin
Object Number 
1937.196
Marks 
stamped: underside of the handle: "TENNEY" in a rectangle over "251 B.WAY" in a rectangle
Gallery Label 
This papboat descended to the donor through Mrs. Jonanthan Dayton Williamson (Sally Shute), Louise Williamson and Louise Schermerhorn.
Provenance 
Descended through Mrs. Jonathan Dayton Williamson (Sally Shute), Louise Williamson, and Louise Schermerhorn
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group