American silver creamer, Nathaniel Coleman, Burlington, NJ, circa 1800
helmet form with applied beaded borders, front engraved with foliate SK, square base engraved W:S:K to M:L, marked side of base N.C in serrated rectangle. Together with a sugar urn, monogrammed BMM, by John Vernon, New York, circa 1790. 2 pieces.
height of creamer 6 1/2 in.
15 oz 5 dwt
Descended in the family of Anne Wharton, daughter of James Kinsey, member of the Continental Congress 1774-75 and Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of New Jersey 1789-1803.
Sold, Christie's New York, 19 October 1990, lot 76
(creamer) New Jersey State Museum, 1976