- Samuel Meriton (British, active from 1739)
- British, London
- Height: 4 in. (10.2 cm)
- Credit Line:
- Bequest of Alphonso T. Clearwater, 1933
- Accession Number:
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 722
This elegant cream pot has repoussé decoration of flowers and rocaille motifs. It represents the type of high-style silver imported by wealthy Americans and copied by native silversmiths.