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Coffeepot

Object Number: 
1951.284
Date: 
1775-1776
Medium: 
Silver
Description: 
Originally purchased by New York’s Gouverneur Morris during his time in France as the United States minister, this late eighteenth-century coffeepot was sold to Robert R. Livingston, a fellow Francophile and a successor as minister to France.
Credit Line: 
New-York Historical Society, Gift of Mr. Goodhue Livingston
Relating Tags: 
Exhibitions: 
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group