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Object ID 1947.024.009
Object Name Creamer
Collection Silver
Credit line DHS Purchase
Year Range from 1801
Year Range to 1815
Made Thomas McConnell
Makers mark Marked by Thomas McConnell
Description Silver Neoclassical-style creamer with an urn-like shape, square base, and plain, curved C-stap handle. The piece has beaded decoration at the rim and is engraved with the initials "MH" in script on the side.
Dimensions H-7.625 W-4.625 D-2.75 inches
Owned Mary Hastings
Provenance Belonged to Mary Hastings, daughter of John & Sarah Hastings and later wife of Wilmington merchant & shipowner James Brian.
Subjects Silver
Pitchers
Tableware
People McConnell, Thomas
Hastings, Mary
Search Terms Silver
Creamers
Thomas McConnell
Wilmington
Mary Hastings
Mary Hastings Brian
Nineteenth Century
Material Silver
Place of Origin Wilmington, DE