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Presentation pitcher


E. Jaccard & Co.


c. 1854

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location Not on view.
Presentation pitcher, E. Jaccard & Co.
Presentation pitcher: Gallery Label - Current
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Medium: Decorative Arts and Utilitarian Objects, Metalwork | Coin silver
Size: 12 11/16 x 10 15/16 x 7 1/2in. (32.2 x 27.8 x 19cm)
Creation Place: North America, United States, Missouri, St. Louis
Culture: North America, United States, Missouri
Style: 19th century
Inscriptions: Inscription; Date; Stamp engraved on body below spout: [Presented/Capt. Legrand Morehouse/by the passengers of the Lady Franklin/on the great excursion from/Rock Island to St. Anthony/in token of their regard/of him as an Officer and a Man/June 1854]; stamped on bottom: [JACARD S
Physical Description: footed pitcher with a bulbous body, wide spout and stemlike handle; hammered and engraved grapes, leaves and scrolls
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; The Fred R. Salisbury II Fund in Honor of the 25th Anniversary of the Decorative Arts Council
Accession Number: 2000.217.1
Artist: E. Jaccard & Co., St. Louis, Missouri, 1829-1864
Role: Maker
Life Dates: St. Louis, Missouri, 1829-1864
Added to Site: February 28, 2009