Sheridan Silver Company of Taunton, Massachusetts made this silver plate tilting pot. The function of the pot is to hold water, kept hot by the accompanying burner - in other words, a warming pot. This tilting pot has an elegant design. The dimensions are 14 inches high, 8.5 inches from front to back, and 7 inches across. It is clearly marked "Silver on Copper" and has the Sheridan name. See the pictures for these marks. The piece is in beautiful condition and ready to use.