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Pitcher

1934.634 (RS219321)

Description

Pear-shaped pewter pitcher with round pyramid base; S-shaped handle with split end at base and themb grip near head; thick covered spout; hinged lid that covers pitcher and spout; lid lies flat on edges convex in middle with finial at top; strainer built into spout.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1840-1850
Inscriptions
"2 QTS" (amount of liquid the vessel will hold)
Material
pewter (tin alloy)
tin (metal)
Object type
Food Service T&E; Serving Vessels
Descriptive terms
pewter (tin alloy)
Pitcher
pitchers (vessels)
tin (metal)
Vessel, Drink Serving
Dimensions
10 1/2 x 9 3/4 (HxW), 5 1/4 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1934.634
Credit Line
Purchased from Mrs. Isacc Sprague Sr.
GUSN
36660
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