Beaker

Description
Handleless, raised tapered cylindrical cup with slightly flared rim and flat bottom; engraved with a floral border interrupted by an oval reserve containing the monogram "JR" in conjoined script. Bottom underside struck twice with "AvV" in raised script letters in a rectangle, flanking the centerpoint.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
beaker
date made
ca 1800
ca 1820
Physical Description
silver (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 3 1/4 in x 3 1/4 in; 8.255 cm x 8.255 cm
place made
United States: New York, New York
Scandinavia
ID Number
DL*383591
catalog number
383591
accession number
162866
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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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