Plain bulbous or bellied cann or mug with wide, flared and molded rim, rounded bottom, and stepped circular foot. Hollow, reverse-baluster, C-scroll handle with sprigged upper terminal attached to rim and split scroll lower terminal attached to belly. Bottom underside struck above and below centerpoint "Rockwell" in raised script in a rectangle.
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Object Name
date made
ca 1825
Physical Description
silver (overall material)
overall: 14.4 cm x 13.4 cm x 7.5 cm; 5 11/16 in x 5 1/4 in x 2 15/16 in
overall: 5 3/4 in x 5 1/8 in x 3 1/8 in; 14.605 cm x 13.0175 cm x 7.9375 cm
place made
United States: New York, New York
ID Number
catalog number
accession number
Domestic Furnishings
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Home and Community Life: Domestic Life
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
Credit Line
Bequest of Arthur Michael
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