Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Claret jug

Maker:
James Dixon & Sons (British, founded Sheffield, 1806)
Date:
ca. 1870–79
Culture:
British, Sheffield
Medium:
Britannia metal
Dimensions:
11 1/4 × 3 3/4 in. (28.6 × 9.5 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Base Metal
Credit Line:
Gift of Mr. Robert M. Parmelee and Mrs. William L. Parker, 1916
Accession Number:
16.116.58
Not on view
Marking: On bottom: JAMES DIXON & SONS / SHEFFIELD between numbers 24 6 / 85. (maker's mark)
Alice E. Parmelee ; Mr. Robert M. Parmelee ; and Mrs. William L. Parker (until 1916; to MMA)
Related Objects

Teapot

Artist: James Dixon & Sons (British, founded Sheffield, 1806) Date: ca. 1842–51 Medium: Britannia metal; bone Accession: 1990.92.2 On view in:Not on view

Vase base

Artist: James Dixon & Sons (British, founded Sheffield, 1806) Date: ca. 1840–60 Medium: Electroplated silver Accession: 1983.244 On view in:Not on view

Plate

Artist: James Dixon & Sons (British, founded Sheffield, 1806) Date: ca. 1830 Medium: Copper, silver-plated Accession: 1986.264.11 On view in:Not on view

Tray

Artist: James Dixon & Sons (British, founded Sheffield, 1806) Date: 1835–50 Medium: Fused silver plate Accession: 69.141.4 On view in:Gallery 705

Saltcellar

Artist: James Dixon & Sons (British, founded Sheffield, 1806) Date: 19th century Medium: Sheffield plate Accession: 13.8.13 On view in:Not on view