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This and 4 other objects are a part of a set whose first object is Chrysanthemum Tea Set.

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Chrysanthemum Coffeepot, 1891–1902

This is a coffeepot. It was manufactured by Tiffany and Co.. It is dated 1891–1902 and we acquired it in 1978. Its medium is silver, ivory. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was donated by Mr. Roswell Miller. It is credited Gift of Mrs. Roswell Miller.

  • Pitcher (USA), 1887
  • thrown, glazed, and hand-painted stoneware.
  • Gift of Marcia and William Goodman.
  • 1984-84-14

Its dimensions are

Overall: 25.4 x 21.5 x 13.3 cm (10 x 8 7/16 x 5 1/4 in.)

It has the following markings

"Tiffany & Co/5960 MAKERS 4077/STERLING SILVER/T" (Dates 1891-1902) "3 1/4 PINTS"

It is inscribed

Engraved with foliate monogram "RMA" (for Roswell A. Miller)

Cite this object as

Chrysanthemum Coffeepot, 1891–1902; Manufactured by Tiffany and Co. (United States); USA; silver, ivory; Overall: 25.4 x 21.5 x 13.3 cm (10 x 8 7/16 x 5 1/4 in.); Gift of Mrs. Roswell Miller; 1978-6-4

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