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 Birmingham Museum & Art Gallery, Chamberlain Square, Birmingham West Midlands B3 3DH 0121 348 8000 www.birminghammuseums.org.uk

Entry details

Free with National Art Pass

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