Pair of Canns

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1800-1810

GUSN

GUSN-225060

Description

Pair of tulip-shaped pewter canns with band foot and S-shaped handle.

Details

Descriptive Terms

canns
pewter (tin alloy)
pewter (tin alloy)
tin (metal)
tin alloy
Cup

Inscription

"TOWNSEND/ & COMPTON" (inside seal)

Associated Building

Original To Rocky Hill Meeting House (Amesbury, Mass.),

Related Items

Title Cann Accession Number 1976.94.1-4
Title Cann Accession Number 1976.96
Title Plate, Communion Accession Number 1976.98
Title Plate, Communion Accession Number 1976.98
Title Cann Accession Number 1976.96.1

Maker

Townsend & Compton (Maker)

Location of Origin

England

Object Type

Food Service T&E

Dimensions

4 3/4 x 4 3/4 x 3 3/4 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Museum Accession

Accession Number

1976.95.1

Places

London (Greater London, England, United Kingdom)