Sellew & Co. Pewter

(Cincinnati, Ohio Pewterers, 1832-1860)

Compiled by

Gary Wiggins

2013-16

NB: Some of items pictured here were taken from images on the Web. Obviously, none of those were examined de visu. There is no guarantee of accuracy in those listings. Nothing on this page is for sale by Hoosier Pewter. --GW (4/21/2016)

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Contents

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Syrup Pitchers Sugar Bowls Cream Pitchers Teapots and Coffeepots
Large Pitchers Ecclesiastical items Miscellaneous

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Sellew & Co. (Enos, Osman, and William Sellew), 1832-1860






SYRUP PITCHERS (Return to the top)
syrup pitcher 1 Sellew & Co. syrup pitcher, 3 3/8" h (5 1/8"h including lid), 3 1/4" d base Mark
syrup pitcher 1 Sellew & Co. syrup pitcher
syrup pitcher 1 Sellew & Co. syrup pitcher Mark
syrup pitcher none Sellew & Co. syrup pitcher, 6" h
syrup pitcher none Sellew & Co. syrup pitcher, no marks, 4 5/16" h, 6" to top of finial, 3 5/8" d base; Bottom view
syrup pitcher 3 Sellew & Co. syrup pitcher Mark


SUGAR BOWLS (Return to the top)
sugar bowl 8 Sellew & Co. sugar bowl with lid, unmarked. 6"h, 7 1/4" to top of lid, 3 5/8" d base Mark
sugar bowl 8 Sellew & Co. sugar bowl with lid Mark
sugar bowl 8 Sellew & Co. sugar bowl missing lid Mark


CREAM PITCHERS (Return to the top)
creamer ? Sellew & Co. cream pitcher
creamer 8 Sellew & Co. cream pitcher, 5 1/8" h, 6 1/4" h to top of handle, 3 3/16" d base Mark
creamer 8 Sellew & Co. cream pitcher; Note the unusual position of the number above the mark: Mark
creamer 8 Sellew & Co. cream pitcher, 6.13"h Mark
creamer 8 Sellew & Co. cream pitcher Mark
creamer ? Sellew & Co. cream pitcher, 5.25" h
creamer ? Attributed to Sellew & Co. cream pitcher, 6" h


TEAPOTS AND COFFEEPOTS (Return to the top)
coffeepot 1 Sellew & Co. coffeepot, 10.25" h. Probably made around 1840: compare to the depiction in the 1840 ad found in: Sellew & Co: Historical Notes Mark
coffeepot none Sellew & Co. coffeepot or teapot, 10" h Mark
coffeepot none Sellew & Co. coffeepot Mark
coffeepot none Sellew & Co. coffeepot, w. wood in the finial, hole in tip, 8 1/8" h, 10 1/4" h to top of lid, 11" spout to handle, 4 3/8" d base; Other side. Mark
teapot ? Sellew & Co. teapot at the Henry Ford Museum, 10.5" h
coffeepot ? Sellew & Co. coffeepot, 10.5" h
teapot 3 Sellew & Co. teapot, 5 1/2" h, 7 1/4" to top, 3 13/16"d base Mark
teapot 3 Sellew & Co. teapot Mark
coffeepot 3 Sellew & Co. coffeepot, 9" h (11 1/2" to highest point on lid), 5" d base Mark
coffeepot none Sellew & Co. coffeepot Mark
coffeepot
Boardman and Hart coffeepot sold at auction March 4, 2012 by Skinner Auctioneers & Appraisers. Similar in style to the no. 3 coffeepot above.
coffeepot
Boardman and Co. coffeepot. Similar in style to the no. 3 coffeepot above.
coffeepot
Sellew & Co. coffeepot, hexagonal spout, 10 3/4" h, 6" d base; has the same body style and handle as a flagon in the Ecclesiastical Items section Mark
coffeepot ? Sellew & Co. coffeepot
coffeepots ? Sellew & Co. coffeepots
teapot none Sellew & Co. teapot, 7 1/2" h; Mark appears to be raised: Mark
teapot none Sellew & Co. teapot, 7 1/2" h?; Mark appears to be raised: Mark
teapot 5 Sellew & Co. teapot Mark
teapot 5 Sellew & Co. teapot, 5 1/2" h, 7" h to top of finial, 4 5/16" d base, top cap of finial has piece missing Mark
teapot 5? Sellew & Co. teapot at the Henry Ford Museum, 7.313" h
teapot ? Sellew & Co. teapot at the Henry Ford Museum, 7.25" h
teapot 6 Sellew & Co. teapot, 7 5/8" h, 9 1/2" l, 4 3/8" d base Mark
coffeepot ? Sellew & Co. coffeepot
teapot none Sellew & Co. teapot, 7 1/2" h
teapot none Sellew & Co. teapot, 7 1/2" h Mark
teapot 6 Sellew & Co. teapot
teapot ? Sellew & Co. teapot, 8.5" h
teapot 6 Sellew & Co. teapot Mark
teapot 6 Sellew & Co. teapot Mark
coffeepot 8 Sellew & Co. coffeepot Mark
coffeepot 8? Sellew & Co. coffeepot, 9.5" h, with sugar bowl and creamer
coffeepot 8? Sellew & Co. coffeepot
coffeepot ? Sellew & Co. coffeepot, 11" h
teapot 9 Sellew & Co. teapot, 11" h Mark
teapot 9 Sellew & Co. teapot, 9.75" h Mark
teapot
Sellew & Co. teapot, 8" h, 9 1/2" to top of finial, 11" w, 4 7/16" base Mark
coffeepot 11 Sellew & Co. coffeepot, 8 7/8" h, 11" h to top of finial, 11" w, 5 3/16" d base Mark
coffeepot 11 Sellew & Co. teapot, 7 1/8" h, 9 3/8" to top of finial, 10 1/2" w, 5 1/8" w base Mark
teapot 12 Sellew & Co. teapot, 6 3/8" h, 8'' h to top, 4 7/16" d base Mark
coffeepot 12? Sellew & Co. coffeepot, 9.5" h
coffeepot 13 Sellew & Co. coffeepot, 10 1/2" h; closeup of finial Mark
teapot none? Sellew & Co. coffeepot with small touch (Dr. Melvyn D. & Bette Wolf. "An Unreported Coffee Pot by Sellew & Company." Pewter Collectors Club of America Bulletin, v. 9 nos. 4/5 (94-95), March-September 1987, 104-105.)
coffeepot 15 Sellew & Co. coffeepot, 12.25" h Mark
coffeepot none Sellew & Co. coffeepot, 10.5" h Mark
coffeepots ? Sellew & Co. pot with H. Homan pot
coffeepots ? Sellew & Co. pots
coffeepots ? Sellew & Co. teapots: 2 are supposed to be Sellew


LARGE PITCHERS (Return to the top)
pitcher ? Sellew & Co. pitcher. Photos courtesy of Louis Cassens. Mark
pitcher ? Sellew & Co. pitcher, 9" h
ewer ? Sellew & Co. pitcher; another view Mark


ECCLESIASTICAL ITEMS (Return to the top)
flagon 5 Sellew & Co. flagon Mark
flagon none Sellew & Co. flagon, 7 1/8" h w/o lid (8 1/2" at highest point), 5 1/8"d base Mark
flagon ? Sellew & Co. flagon
flagon none Sellew & Co. flagon, silver, 5 5/8" h, 7 1/2" to top of finial, 4 7/16" d base Mark
flagon none Sellew & Co. flagon Mark
flagon none Sellew & Co. flagon Mark
flagon none Sellew & Co. flagon and chalices
flagon none Sellew & Co. flagon, 10" h Mark
flagon none Sellew & Co. flagon, 11" h Mark
chalices ? Sellew & Co. chalices, 5 1/4" h
chalices ? Sellew & Co. chalices, 6 1/4" h


MISCELLANEOUS (Return to the top)
ladle ? Sellew & Co. ladle Mark
spoon ? Sellew & Co. spoon Mark
plate ? Sellew & Co. plate, 8" d
mug ? Sellew & Co. mug with handle. Photos courtesy of Louis Cassens. Mark
candlesticks ? Sellew & Co. candlesticks
candlesticks none Attributed to Sellew & Co. candlesticks
candlesticks none Sellew & Co. saucer chamber candlestick. Photos courtesy of Robert J. Mild. Mark
whale oil lamp none Sellew & Co. lamp, 2 brass wick holders, 9 1/4" h to wick screw, 11 1/4" to top of wick holders, 4 11/16" d base Mark
whale oil lamp none Attributed to Sellew & Co. whale oil lamp, with handle, lacks wick holder (pictured with holder from the previous entry); 6 3/8" h 4 1/8" d base. Tag on bottom says: "Almost identical to Kerfoot Fig 352 #6.) Mark
whale oil lamp ? Sellew & Co. whale oil lamp
gimbal lamp ? Sellew & Co. gimbal lamp
whale oil lamp ? Attributed to Sellew & Co. (more likely Crossman, West, & Leonard (Taunton Britannia Manufacturing Co.) or possibly Gleason) whale oil lamp