Creamer

Creamer
Title
Creamer
Date 
ca. 1820
Medium 
Silver
Dimensions 
Overall: 6 3/8 x 4 1/4 x 7 in. ( 16.2 x 10.8 x 17.8 cm )
Description 
Wrought silver creamer; globular body narrows to three wide hoops, below a high, wide extended pouring lip; gadrooned band with four scallop motifs applied around the rim; seated on a round stepped pedestal with a waved skirt and four applied, cast scroll and paw feet; wide, flat scroll handle tapering to a point at the bottom; acanthus thumbpiece; engraved, "A R C" on the center front in bright-cut script; makers' marks on the base.
Credit Line 
Gift of Louise Stafford Gilder, 12/14/73
Object Number 
INV.14481
Marks 
engraved: center front: "A R C" in bright-cut script stamped: on base: twice, "Stodder & Frobisher" in a rectangle
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group