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Chrysanthemum Teapot, 1891–1902

This is a teapot. It was manufactured by Tiffany and Co.. It is dated 1891–1902 and we acquired it in 1978. Its medium is raised, cast, chased, and engraved silver. 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.

Its dimensions are

Overall: 16 x 27.8 x 17 cm (6 5/16 x 10 15/16 x 6 11/16 in.)

It has the following markings

"TIFFANY & CO/ 5960 MAKERS 4077/ STERLING SILVER/ T" (Dates 1891-1902) "3 Pints" 2 OZ?

It is inscribed

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

Cite this object as

Chrysanthemum Teapot, 1891–1902; Manufactured by Tiffany and Co. (United States); USA; raised, cast, chased, and engraved silver; Overall: 16 x 27.8 x 17 cm (6 5/16 x 10 15/16 x 6 11/16 in.); Gift of Mrs. Roswell Miller; 1978-6-3

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