Citation
Pitcher: reed, bird and plant motif

Material Information

Title:
Pitcher: reed, bird and plant motif [pitcher]
Creator:
Unknown, Designer
Gorham Manufacturing Company ( Manufacturer )
Place of Publication:
USA, Providence, RI
Creation Date:
1879
Materials:
silver ( medium )
brass ( medium )
copper ( medium )
Measurements:
8-1/2 in x 7-1/2 diameter in
21.6 cm x 19.1 diameter cm

Subjects

Subjects / Keywords:
Food and Beverage -- Metal/Metal Design -- Animals
Genre:
pitchers (vessels) ( aat )

Notes

Abstract:
Sterling silver pitcher; hammered lowered half with applied Japanese style motif of reeds, birds and other plants in bronze and copper; upper half unhammered and engraved with initials.
Preferred Citation:
The Wolfsonian–Florida International University, Miami Beach, Florida, The Mitchell Wolfson, Jr. Collection

Record Information

Source Institution:
The Wolfsonian-Florida International University
Holding Location:
The Wolfsonian FIU Object Collection
Rights Management:
All applicable rights reserved by the source institution and holding location.
Resource Identifier:
XX1990.1277 ( accession number )
Classification:
Decorative Arts