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Teapot

A work made of silver and ivory.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of silver and ivory.

Date:

1875/90

Artist:

Whiting Manufacturing Co.
American, 1866–1926
New York

About this artwork

Status

On View, Gallery 273

Department

Arts of the Americas

Artist

Whiting Manufacturing Company

Title

Teapot

Origin

New York City

Date

c. 1875–1890

Medium

Silver and ivory

Inscriptions

Marked on bottom: chimera in profile beside W in oval (all enclosed in conforming rectangle) Marked on bottom: STERLING / 51 OF Scratched on bottom: 109/6

Dimensions

19.1 × 12.7 × 20.3 cm (71/2 × 5 1/4 × 8 in.); 705.3 g

Credit Line

Elizabeth R. Vaughan Fund

Reference Number

1979.322

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