A fine Dutch pewter two-handled coffee urn with two copper-alloy scroll handles standing on three copper-alloy scroll feet ending in claw-feet. The urn with three brass spouts with taps. The shaped domed cover with pewter finial. The urn marked on the bottom with the crowned rose, with initials with P.H.B. for Pieter Hendriks Bleker. Working in Groningen from 1778 – 1822. (Capital of the state Groningen.in the Netherlands.)
Dubbe – 2009, Mark = Fig. 1206-1 Page 203.
Beekhuizen - Schoonheid van het oude tin. Photo.129 page 85.
Cotterel – National types of pewter: Photo 318 page 136.
The Netherlands - Groningen,
Late 18th Century.
Height: 38,5 cm.
Diam.: 19 cm.
Weight: 2.547 grams.