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1949.178 (RS104221)

Description

Pint-size pewter cann with thick base, loop handle with thumb rest and two incised bands around the mid-section.

Details

Label
Exhibited in DAPC, July 2000
Maker
Boardman & Hart (Maker)
Date
1828-1853
Inscriptions
"RO" (Engraved)
"BOARDMAN/ & HART"/ "N-YORK" (text within boxes)
Location of origin
New York
Material
pewter (tin alloy)
tin (metal)
Object type
Food Service T&E; Drinking Vessels
Places
New York City (New York state)
New York state (United States)
Descriptive terms
Cann
canns
Cup
cups
mugs
pewter (tin alloy)
tin (metal)
Dimensions
3 3/4 x 4 1/2 (HxW), 3 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1949.178
Credit Line
Gift from Charles K. Davis
GUSN
54993

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