Gorham Manufacturing Company (1865-1961). <em>Pitcher</em>, ca. 1883. Copper, silver, and bone, 6 1/8 x 7 1/4 x 4 in.  (15.6 x 18.4 x 10.2 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Denis Gallion and Daniel Morris, 1992.165.3. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.1992.165.3.jpg)


Artist:Gorham Manufacturing Company

Medium: Copper, silver, and bone

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:ca. 1883

Dimensions: 6 1/8 x 7 1/4 x 4 in. (15.6 x 18.4 x 10.2 cm)


Accession Number: 1992.165.3

Image: CUR.1992.165.3.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Pitcher; copper, silver, bone. Patinated copper, barrel-shaped cylindrical body with short curving spout truncated on end; interior gilt with simple molded silver rim on interior. C-shaped bone handle with simple silver sockets. CONDITION: Some scratches to patination, otherwise, patination in excellent condition. Some oxidation, especially to interior seams. Traces of polish residue. .

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