Measurer

Collection Type

  • Cooking equipment

Date

1775-1825

GUSN

GUSN-36640

Description

Pewter quarter gill measure with loop handle.

Details

Descriptive Terms

measuring devices (instruments)
pewter (tin alloy)
tin (metal)
Measure, Liquid

Inscription

""R" "R" "R" "R" "V" "R" "1/4 GILL" "R"" (R's and V inside hallmarks)
"19" (on sticker)

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Title Syrup Pitcher Accession Number 1934.608

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

United Kingdom

Object Type

Weights & Measure T&E

Dimensions

1 1/2 x 2 1/4 (HxW), 1 3/4 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Museum Purchase

Accession Number

1934.604

Places

Wellesley (Norfolk county, Massachusetts)
England (United Kingdom) [country]