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1971.813.1 (RS117794)

Description

Tapered cann-shaped mug with four-tiered stepped base enclosing a recessed glass bottom; circular mouth with slightly flared lip; applied S-scroll handle rising above lip; molded circular medallion in relief on front consisting of eagle grasping arrows with crossed crew oars at bottom.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1911-1913
Inscriptions
""AMERICAN ROWING ASSOCIATION 1912""; ""J.E. Caldwell & Co."" impressed on bottom.
Associated Building
Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Material
glass (material)
pewter (tin alloy)
tin (metal)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
Arrow
arrows
Eagle
Glass
glass (material)
MUG
mugs
Oar
oars
Pewter
pewter (tin alloy)
Recreation
recreation
Rowing
sports
tin (metal)
Dimensions
5.375 x 5.25 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1971.813.1
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
5497

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