Mug

Description
Plain, raised bulbous or bellied cann or mug with molded rim, rounded bottom, and cast domed circular foot. Hollow, S-curve handle has a sprigged upper terminal and scroll lower terminal with oval attachment. Bottom underside engraved "JT" in foliate script and struck once "Rower(e?)s" in italic serif letters in a rounded-corner rectangle, above and below centerpoint.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
cann
date made
ca 1740
Physical Description
silver (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 13.4 cm; 5 1/4 in
overall: 9.3 cm; 3 11/16 in
overall: 5 1/8 in x 4 1/2 in x 3 1/8 in; 13.0175 cm x 11.43 cm x 7.9375 cm
place made
United States
ID Number
DL*383604
catalog number
383604
accession number
162866
subject
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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