Coffeepot [Peapod motif]

 
Coffeepot [Peapod motif]
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  • Title :     Coffeepot [Peapod motif]
  • Artist:     Walter Scherf & Co. Maker
  • Accession:     87.9.12
  • Country:     Germany Nuremberg
  • Date:     circa 1905
  • Dimensions:     Inches 8-3/4 7-1/4 5-3/4, Centimeters 22.2 18.4 14.6
  • Collection:     Object
  • Category:     Decorative Arts and Furniture
  • Collection Theme:     Art Nouveau
  • Subject:     Metal/Metal Design , Food and Beverage
  • Credit Line:     The Wolfsonian–Florida International University, Miami Beach, Florida, The Mitchell Wolfson, Jr. Collection
  • URL:     87.9.12.JPG
  • Tags:     Art Nouveau~Decorative Arts and Furniture
Description:
Conical shape, hammered pewter coffeepot with smooth lid and spout; Jugendstil design with a small, square, repoussé open peapod on both sides of the body; copper base and shaped ebony handle and knob, hinged lid and spout tip.