Silver coffee pot by John Hardman Powell

Made by John Hardman & Co.

Details

Medium:
Silver
Dimensions:
36 x 22 x 12 cm
Art Fund grant:
£1,500 ( Total: £14,000)
Acquired in:
1993
Vendor:
H Blairman & Sons Ltd

and altered after suggestions from Colonel Cocks. The most notable suggestion was an added band of pierced and engraved ornament around the body and saw-pierced scroll-work between the spout and the neck.

Provenance

Commissioned by Colonel Charles Lygon Cocks of Treverbyn Vean, Cornwall.

Venue details

Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery Chamberlain Square, BIRMINGHAM West Midlands B3 3DH 0121 303 1966 www.bmag.org.uk

Entry details

Free with National Art Pass

Mon – Thu, 10am – 5pm
Fri, 10.30am – 5pm
Sat – Sun, 10am – 5pm

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