Silversmiths: Richard Morson and Benjamin Stephenson
H: 31.5 cm
Gift of David Berg, New York, to American Friends of the Israel Museum, In memory of his mother Ida Berg
Accession number: B90.0492
A George III silver coffee pot by Richard Morson and Benjamin Stephenson, London, 1774, engraved with a Marquess's crest and Coronet.
The simple vase-shaped form of this coffee pot is finely embellished with decoration showing the influence of Robert Adam and the neo-classical revival.
The Eighteenth Century English Dining Room, Israel Museum, Jerusalem
Digital presentation of this object was made possible by: The Ridgefield Foundation, New York, in memory of Henry J. and Erna D. Leir