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1934.603 (RS104018)

Description

Pewter one-half gill measure. Pear-shaped body with loop handle.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1775-1825
Inscriptions
"WATSON" (stamped)
""VR/GW"/ "1/2 GILL"" (measure)
"17" (on sticker)
Location of origin
United Kingdom
Material
pewter (tin alloy)
tin (metal)
Object type
Weights & Measure T&E
Places
England (United Kingdom) [country]
Wellesley (Norfolk county, Massachusetts)
Descriptive terms
Measure, Liquid
measuring devices (instruments)
pewter (tin alloy)
tin (metal)
Dimensions
2 1/2 x 2 3/4 (HxW), 2 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1934.603
Credit Line
Museum Purchase
GUSN
36639
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