Creamer, Tiffany & Co. (1837–present), Silver, American

Creamer

Maker:
Tiffany & Co. (1837–present)
Date:
ca. 1876
Geography:
Made in New York, New York, United States
Culture:
American
Medium:
Silver
Dimensions:
Overall: 4 1/2 x 4 1/4 x 2 7/8 in. (11.4 x 10.8 x 7.3 cm); 4 oz. 15 dwt. (148.1 g)
Foot: Diam. 2 1/16 in. (5.2 cm)
Classification:
Silver
Credit Line:
Purchase, The Edgar J. Kaufmann Foundation Gift, 1969
Accession Number:
69.128.1
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 774
Inscription: [engraved on underside of foot in script]: M. K. C April 15[superscript
"th" with each letter over a single quote mark] 1880
[lightly scratched on underside]: X419; X55

Marking: [on underside in incuse]: TIFFANY & C[O superscript and underlined] / MAKERS / STERLING-SILVER / 925-1000 / M
[on underside to the left of "MAKERS"]: 3737
[on underside to the right of "MAKERS"]: 8114
Mrs. Gladys Koch, Norwalk, Connecticut, until 1969.