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Object Name Postcard
Title Salt-glaze Coffee Pot: About 1725
Date 1940
Catalog Number PC1.709
Description PC1.709
Single postcard with a color print image of a salt-glaze coffee pot, 18th century. On back: personal message Published by the British Museum.

Rose Nichols collected numerous postcards depicting 18th century decorative arts, reflecting her interest in early American history.

This card is one of 1,245 postcards collected by Rose Standish Nichols depicting art, decorative art, textiles, architecture, landscape design, building interiors, tourist images, and other subjects. To view postcards in categories, use a keyword search with one of the listed terms (i.e., landscape design; decorative arts).

A list containing all 1,245 postcards is included on the Archives page under "House and Collections" on the Nichols House Museum main website.

Source Estate of Rose Standish Nichols
Collection Nichols House Museum Archives
Credit line Courtesy of the Nichols House Museum, Inc. Boston, Massachusetts