Liquid Measure

Collection Type

  • Household accessories

Date

1875-1899

GUSN

GUSN-61111

Description

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

Details

Descriptive Terms

measuring cups
brass (alloy)
casting (process)
pewter (tin alloy)
tin (metal)
Measure, Liquid
Pewter
Slip Cast
Measure, Liquid

Associated Building

Original to Beauport, Sleeper-McCann House (Gloucester, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Weights & Measures T&E

Dimensions

12.25 (H), 7 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Constance McCann Betts, Helena Woolworth Guest and Frasier W. McCann

Accession Number

1942.1700.1

Places

Probably