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Coffee pot

Bulbous body on three curved molded feet. Long fluted triangular spout at right angles to molded handle socket with turned ebony handle. Low domed cover with turned finial hinged opposite spout, purchase on hinge.

Inscription

In script on front "Presented to The Art Museum of Boston by Caroline L. W. French 1908"

Marks

Marks on bottom, discharge marks on rim, Paris & date marks in cover.

Credit Line

Gift of Caroline Louise Williams French

French (Paris), 1788

Object Place

Paris, France

Accession Number

08.209

Medium or Technique

Metal

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Silver