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Liquid Measure

1942.1700.2 (RS115054)

Description

One of a pair of measuring pitchers with straight canted sides, curved lip forming spout and ear-shaped handle. Interior tinned.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1875-1899
Associated Building
Original to Beauport, Sleeper-McCann House (Gloucester, Mass.).
Material
brass (alloy)
casting (process)
pewter (tin alloy)
tin (metal)
Object type
Weights & Measures T&E
Descriptive terms
brass (alloy)
casting (process)
Measure, Liquid
measuring cups
Pewter
pewter (tin alloy)
Slip Cast
tin (metal)
Dimensions
8.5 (H), 5 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1942.1700.2
Credit Line
Gift of Constance McCann Betts, Helena Woolworth Guest and Frasier W. McCann
GUSN
61112

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