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1950.449 (RS30586)

Description

Pear-shaped pewter flagon with hinged, shallow-dome lid with thumb rest; curved handle; and bands around body, base, and mouth.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1825
Circa
Inscriptions
"P T / N.3" ("P T"within touch mark of angel with torch and scales; crown above; in beaded oval. "N.3" beside touch mark.)
Location of origin
Germany
Material
pewter (tin alloy)
tin (metal)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Places
Germany
Descriptive terms
Flagon
flagons
pewter (tin alloy)
tin (metal)
Dimensions
9 1/2 x 6 (HxW), 4 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1950.449
Credit Line
Bequest of Mr. and Mrs. Frederick W. Bridge
GUSN
223239

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