Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • Harry Emerson Lewis
    born: Hutchison, Kansas, United States ; died: Santa Ana, California, United States
  • creamer, circa 1820
  • Where object was made: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
  • silver
  • Object Height/Diameter: 16.5 x 7.2 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 6 1/2 x 2 13/16 in
  • Gift of Frances W. Strickland in memory of Emily Bacon Morrison, 1867–1926
  • Not on display
  • 1978.0036

Silver creamer with initials/monogram on the side. Body is smooth with two vertical bands on the neck supported on a footed base with horizontal bands as decoration. The lip curves up and out to form a pouring spout. The handle has detail at both ends.