D. & J. Henderson. <em>Coffee Pot</em>, ca. 1829-1833. Yellow ware, 11 1/4 x 7 in. (28.6 x 17.8 cm). Brooklyn Museum, H. Randolph Lever Fund, 67.129.1. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 67.129.1.jpg)

Coffee Pot

Artist:D. & J. Henderson

Medium: Yellow ware

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:ca. 1829-1833

Dimensions: 11 1/4 x 7 in. (28.6 x 17.8 cm)


Accession Number: 67.129.1

Image: 67.129.1.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Pear-shaped body with domed cover; serpentine spout; handle at rear. Footed base. Body with impressed stylized shell and scroll design encircling bulbous body, interspersed with griffin heads; caryatid and stylized leaf forms on handle; spout with bird terminal; leaf design at base. Grapevine motif encircles dome of top. Condition: Good. Top has been broken and repaired. Two ships at base, on foot, at front. Top is a different color and different consistency than the pot itself which has a strange vagueness, except at the mark.

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