Mug

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Description
Raised bulbous or bellied cann or mug engraved on front with a crest of an owl wearing a coronet around its neck and standing on a heraldic wreath above "TMF" in conjoined scrolling script. Flared rim scored around exterior, rounded bottom, and cast flared circular foot. Hollow, double C-scroll handle has a scrolled acanthus leaf on top and a split scroll lower terminal; short oval struts and attachments. Centerpoint on bottom underside. No other marks.
Location
Currently not on view
date made
1760-1780
place made
United States
United Kingdom: England
Physical Description
silver (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 5 1/8 in x 4 7/8 in x 3 in; 13.0175 cm x 12.3825 cm x 7.62 cm
ID Number
DL.308963.01
catalog number
308963.01
accession number
308963
Credit Line
Gift of Blanche Elliot King
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Home and Community Life: Domestic Life
Domestic Furnishings
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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