Shreve & Company (founded 1852). <em>Creamer, from Three Piece Tea Service</em>, ca. 1910. Silver, wood, 2 1/2 x 4 5/8 x 4 1/4 in. (6.4 x 11.7 x 10.8 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Daniel L. Silberberg, by exchange, 1989.22.2. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.1989.22.2.jpg)

Creamer, from Three Piece Tea Service

Artist:Shreve & Company

Medium: Silver, wood

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:ca. 1910

Dimensions: 2 1/2 x 4 5/8 x 4 1/4 in. (6.4 x 11.7 x 10.8 cm)


Museum Location: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor

Accession Number: 1989.22.2

Image: CUR.1989.22.2.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Silver creamer; eight-lobed, flattened, gourd-shaped, hand-raised body, which widens toward bottom and sits on narrow foot rim. Applied spout forms seven petals at juncture with body. The bifurcated squared-off handle is attached to body with four rivets. All surfaces are hammered. Part of three-piece service. CONDITION: Good, some minor scratches.

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