Donald H. Colflesh (American, 1932–2021). <em>Beverage Server and Spoon, Modern Pattern</em>, ca. 1959. Silverplate, plastic, Pitcher: 11 1/8 x 6 1/8 x 3 in. (28.3 x 15.6 x 7.6 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Jewel Stern, 2003.11.1a-b. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 2003.11.1a-b.jpg)

Beverage Server and Spoon, Modern Pattern

Artist:Donald H. ColfleshGorham & Company

Medium: Silverplate, plastic

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:ca. 1959

Dimensions: Pitcher: 11 1/8 x 6 1/8 x 3 in. (28.3 x 15.6 x 7.6 cm) Spoon: 12 3/4 x 7/8 x 3/4 in. (32.4 x 2.2 x 1.9 cm)


Museum Location: Decorative Art, 4th Floor

Accession Number: 2003.11.1a-b

Image: 2003.11.1a-b.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
"Modern" beverage server (a) of silverplate and plastic, with silverplate spoon (b). Pitcher (a) has a tall, narrow cylindrical body with narrow band around base and slightly pulled triangular spout at lip, metal strap across interior of spout to catch ice; opposing handle of black plastic in form of number "7" with an upturned, heart-shaped terminal at top end, attached to body with short cylindrical struts. Spoon (b) has small, shallow, round bowl attached to long squared handle. CONDITION: Good; a few light scratches around pitcher and on handle of spoon.

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