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Pitcher

Description

Pear shaped body with broad, slightly convex foot. Holes punched for strainer behind spout. 'C'-shaped handle with decorative molding at top. Possibly once had a hinge for cover, but now missing.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1730-1760
Location of origin
England
Associated Building
Original To Winslow Crocker House (Yarmouth Port, Mass.).
Material
pewter (tin alloy)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
pewter (tin alloy)
Pitcher
pitchers (vessels)
People and organizations
Thacher, Mary
Dimensions
6 1/4 x 8 3/4 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1999.493
Credit Line
Estate of Guido Perera
GUSN
256228

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