boardman 1830 flagon

here is a very nice example of church pewter by thomas d. boardman of hartford, connecticut circa 1830.  it is nicely cast and bears the companies seated lion (l 435) touchmark as well as their quality 'x' mark.  the design of this flagon is a tribute to mid 18th century english examples known as 'spiral flagons', the impressive flagon is two quart capacity and stands 11 1/8" tall.  it is in very good condition with minor etching inside.

item #6-795


(am 3369)