"Medallion" pattern teapot
"Medallion" pattern teapot
"Medallion" pattern teapot
"Medallion" pattern teapot
"Medallion" pattern teapot
"Medallion" pattern teapot
"Medallion" pattern teapot
"Medallion" pattern teapot
"Medallion" pattern teapot

"Medallion" pattern teapot

George Wilkinson, Designer (American, born British, 1819-1894)
Gorham Manufacturing Company, Silver Division, Manufacturer (American)
J. E. Caldwell & Co., Philadelphia, Retailer (American)

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This classical-revival style service is ornamented with rolled borders, cast medallions and duplicate etched leaf designs.


The design suggests a precision that was achieved through mass production, a trend that developed during this period.

Object Information

mark descriptions
Inscribed, side: HR [monogram]
Impressed, underside: J. E. CALDWELL & Co. / [lion passant facing right, anchor, Gothic "G"] / 211 / 7
Scratched, underside: 29/4
Scratched, underside: 80'07 / 31 / 80'07
Impressed, interior rim of lid: 7
accession number
1987.151
credit line
Lilly Pavillion Discretionary Fund
copyright
Public Domain
collection
Decorative Arts
colors

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