Coffeepot

Creator:
Tiffany and Company
Published/Created:
New York City, New York
ca. 1860-1870
Materials:
silver
Notes:
Tiffany & Co. referred to the style of this coffeepot as "Etruscan." However, the shapes are derived more from Greek antiquity and the engraved decoration echoes scenes from the Parthenon frieze. The anthemion designs of the neck, the Greek key border of
Topics:
Metalwork -- United States -- 19th century -- (YVRC)
Period/Style:
Greek Revival
Culture:
American
Accession Number:
232708
Genre:
containers: coffeepots (AAT)
Format:
Image
Content Type:
Furnishings & Decorative Arts
Tools, Equipment & Instruments
Rights:
The use of this image may be subject to the copyright law of the United States (Title 17, United States Code) or to site license or other rights management terms and conditions. The person using the image is liable for any infringement
Access Restrictions:
Yale Community Only
Source Note:
PC
Yale Collection:
Visual Resources Collection
Digital Collection:
Visual Resources Collection
Local Record Number:
Portfolio Item ID: 17600
OID:
316043
PID:
digcoll:2152426