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Water Jug

1950.447 (RS30585)

Description

Pewter water jug with short spout terminating in a duck head; curved handle; domed, hinged lid with brown wooden tear-drop knop.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1825
Inscriptions
"G___PR__BOROC CO NE_SS" (inside oval angel touch mark)
"N.3" (pattern number)
Location of origin
Germany
Associated Building
Original To Harrison Gray Otis House, Second House (Boston, Mass.).
Material
pewter (tin alloy)
tin (metal)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Food Service T&E; Serving Vessels
Places
Germany
Massachusetts (United States)
Winchester (Middlesex county, Massachusetts)
Descriptive terms
Jug, Serving
jugs (vessels)
pewter (tin alloy)
pitchers (vessels)
tin (metal)
Vessel, Drink Serving
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
11 3/4 x 7 1/4 (HxW), 3 1/2 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1950.447
Credit Line
Bequest of Mr. and Mrs. Frederick W. Bridge
GUSN
45192

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