Cann

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1795-1805

GUSN

GUSN-47944

Description

Bulbous with round splayed foot, scroll handle. Found in white bag with hand-written tag marked "May Mug. " (See Provenance. )

Details

Descriptive Terms

canns
silver (metal)
Silver
MUG

Inscription

Struck on bottom: CHURCHILL

Associated Building

Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.),

Maker

Churchill, Jesse, 1773-1819 (Silversmith)

Location of Origin

Boston, MA, USA

Object Type

Food Service T&E

Dimensions

4.625 (H), 4.625 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman

Accession Number

1969.667.1

Reference Notes

Sander, Penny. Elegant Embellishments. Boston; SPNEA; 1982.

Places

Massachusetts (United States)