Mug

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1838-1848

GUSN

GUSN-47994

Description

Round, slightly flared up to lip. S-curve handle. Older worksheet in museum file mentions B: white bag marked "Mug A. B. B".

Details

Descriptive Terms

mugs
coin silver
silver (metal)
acanthus (motif)
churches (buildings)
mosques (buildings)
Silver
Acanthus
Church
S Curve
Mosque
MUG

Inscription

Engraved on face: Alice Bowdoin Bradlee Struck on bottom: Lincoln & Reed Boston Pure silver coin

Associated Building

Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.),

Maker

Lincoln & Reed (Silversmith)

Location of Origin

Boston, MA, USA

Dimensions

3.5 (H), 3.25 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman

Accession Number

1969.722

Places

Massachusetts (United States)