Liquid Measure

Collection Type

  • Household accessories

Date

1875-1899

GUSN

GUSN-61112

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, LiquidPewter
Slip Cast
Measure, Liquid

Associated Building

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

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Weights & Measures T&E

Dimensions

8.5 (H), 5 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

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

Accession Number

1942.1700.2

Places

Probably