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Creampot

Maker:
Benjamin Burt (American, Boston, Massachusetts 1729–1805 Boston, Massachusetts)
Date:
1763
Geography:
Made in Boston, Massachusetts, United States
Culture:
American
Medium:
Silver
Dimensions:
3 3/4 x 3 7/8 in. (9.5 x 9.8 cm); 3 oz. 2 dwt. (96.7 g)
Classification:
Silver
Credit Line:
Bequest of Alphonso T. Clearwater, 1933
Accession Number:
33.120.295
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 750
Inscription: engraved on body: [arms and crest of Brown(e)]

Marking: marked on underside: B [lozenge] BURT (in rectangle)
Moses (1738–1836) and Anna (1744–1773) Brown, Providence, RI; Alphonso T. Clearwater, Kingston, NY; bequest to the Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1933.
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