The creamer has a flared lip and one handle; there has been a repair to the handle at the junction with the body.
"A E H" in shaded Old English capitals engraved, possibly later, on side.
"J.Sayre" in script in shaped cartouche struck on underside.
According to the donor, the original owner was Anne Erwin (1803-1854), wife of Henry Hitchcock (1792-1839); to their son Ethan Allen Hitchcock (1835-1909) and Margaret Collier, m. 1869; to their daughter, Anne Erwin Hitchcock (1875-1960) and Admiral William S. Sims, m. 1905; to their daughter Anne Sims Morrison (b. 1914), nee Anne Hitchcock Sims, the donor.
Gift of Anne Sims Morison in memory of my mother, Mrs. William S. Sims