Asa Blanchard Coin Silver Teapot
A Kentucky Coin Silver Teapot, Asa Blanchard, Lexington, KY, wc. 1808-1838, marked "A*BLANCHARD" in rectangle, paneled rectangular body with molded collar and ball feet, squared wood handle, domed cover with square mushroom finial, period script monogram, height 6 3/4 in Provenance: The Headley-Whitney Museum, Lexington, KY (Acc. No. 00.3.1) Reference: Boultinghouse, Marquis, Silversmiths of Kentucky, 1785-1900, pp. 69-74; a closely related example is illustrated pl. 44, p. 75.