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Coffee Pot

Decorative Arts

On View: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
DATES ca. 1868
DIMENSIONS 9 in. (22.9 cm)  (show scale)
MARKINGS On bottom: "Tiffany & Company / 1516 / M Quality 925-1000 M / 2740 / 550 Broadway"
SIGNATURE no signature
INSCRIPTIONS Inscribed on body of one side of pot: "Presented to / Peter B. Anderson / by the / Old Dominion Steamship Co. / 1868." Inscribed on the opposite side of the body: a large paddle wheel steamboat.
COLLECTIONS Decorative Arts
MUSEUM LOCATION This item is on view in Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
CREDIT LINE Gift of Eleanor Keveney in memory of Clarence A. Pratt
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CAPTION Tiffany & Company (American, founded 1853). Coffee Pot, ca. 1868. Silver, 9 in. (22.9 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Eleanor Keveney in memory of Clarence A. Pratt, 71.144.1. Creative Commons-BY
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Coffee Pot