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Object Name: Teapot
Date: 1787-1811
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Medium: Pewter, wood
Dimensions: Overall: 6 1/4 x 11 x 5 1/8 in. ( 15.9 x 27.9 x 13 cm )
Description: Globular-shaped teapot with wooden bracket handle, wooden square finial, hinged lid, and ball feet; molded shell and feather decoration on each side.
Credit Line: Purchase
Object Number: 1968.7
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Marks: stamped: in serrated rectangle on bottom: "COLDWELL"; also "5" and "4"

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Once thought to have been made by New York City pewterer George Coldwell, this teapot is now believed to be the work of an English pewterer with the same surname.