This is a coffeepot. It was made by R. & W. Wilson, Philadelphia. It is dated 1825–50 and we acquired it in 1953. Its medium is silver. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.
This object was
Louise B. Scott.
It is credited
Gift of Louise B. Scott.
Its dimensions are
H x W x D: 27.8 x 13.7 x 27.5cm (10 15/16 x 5 3/8 x 10 13/16in.)
It has the following markings
Stamped on underside: "R.& W. WILSON / PHILADA."; monogram on one side: "A J(?)S(?)."
It is inscribed
Engraved on one side: "Gussie from Father and Mother."
Cite this object as
Coffeepot (USA); Made by R. & W. Wilson, Philadelphia ; silver; H x W x D: 27.8 x 13.7 x 27.5cm (10 15/16 x 5 3/8 x 10 13/16in.); Gift of Louise B. Scott; 1953-13-1