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Artist
John Crawford
Title
Teapot
Date
c. 1815 - 1820
Medium
silver
Dimensions
9 9/16 × 11 1/2 × 4 5/8 inches (24.3 × 29.2 × 11.7 cm)
Tags
Food Service
Credit Line
Museum purchase with funds provided by Mrs. Gordon Carson, Miss Sarah Cunningham, Miss Dorothy Farr, Mrs. James Glover, Mrs. Hunter Harris, Mr. Tom Hilton, Mr. Lester Karow, Mrs. Richard Meyer, Mrs. Henry L. Richmond, Mrs. Fred J. Robinson, Miss Margaret Stiles, Mrs. Rufus Wainwright, and Mr. and Mrs. Descombe Wells.
Accession Number
1957.2.1
John Crawford (active in New York 1815-1836, Philadelphia 1837-43)
Tea Service, c. 1815 - 1820
silver
Museum purchase with funds provided by Mrs. Gordon Carson, Miss Sarah Cunningham, Miss Dorothy Farr, Mrs. James Glover, Mrs. Hunter Harris, Mr. Tom Hilton, Mr. Lester Karow, Mrs. Richard Meyer, Mrs. Henry L. Richmond, Mrs. Fred J. Robinson, Miss Margaret Stiles, Mrs. Rufus Wainwright, and Mr. and Mrs. Descombe Wells; OT1956.1.1-4

Inscribed on the outside of each piece: R
Inscribed on the underside of the foot rim of the teapot: FLB Richardson, for Frances Lewis Bolton Richardson (1794-1822)