Nicholas Roosevelt (American, 1715-1769). <em>Creamer</em>, ca.1760. Silver, 4 1/4 x 4 3/8 x 3 1/8in. (10.8 x 11.1 x 7.9cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Wunsch Americana Foundation, Inc. in honor of Dianne H. Pilgrim, 1993.114.1. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 1993.114.1.jpg)


Artist:Nicholas Roosevelt

Medium: Silver

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Dimensions: 4 1/4 x 4 3/8 x 3 1/8in. (10.8 x 11.1 x 7.9cm) Weight: 4.75 oz. (147.1 g)


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

Accession Number: 1993.114.1

Image: 1993.114.1.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Silver creamer; pear-shaped body with serrated rim and short pouring lip; three cast, cabriole legs with shell-shaped juncture and shell feet; double scroll handle, slight grip, handle forked at terminal. CONDITION: Normal wear and scratches. Foot below handle pushed into body; old break repaired with solder lower right; foot slightly bent. Long dent to left of this shell juncture; several small dents to body to right. Foot on front of pitcher has been broken and repaired with solder; dent to left of shell juncture; another dent to right of shell juncture on third foot. Pouring lip very slightly dented. Tiny dent to right of handle juncture.

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