Silversmiths: Peter and Ann Bateman
Engraved silver with blue glass liner
H: 8.5 cm
Gift of David Berg, New York, to American Friends of the Israel Museum, In memory of his mother Ida Berg
Accession number: B90.0504
A George III silver mustard pot by Peter and Ann Bateman, London 1791, engraved with a monogram. The partnership of Peter and Ann Bateman was formed in 1791, Peter being the son of Hester and brother-in-law of Ann. The mustard pot is finely decorated with the then fashionable bright cut engraving, the body being pierced to reveal the blue glass liner.
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