Pint Measure

Description:

Lidless baluster measure with galleried rim and flared base, stamped on top of handle "CM" in incuse serif letters; pint size. Two deeply incised lines around rim and base with two shallow pairs around body. S-scroll strap handle has flat, stepped thumbrest and short terminal with cylindrical strut and diamond- or lozenge-shaped attachment. No touchmarks.

Date Made: 1750-1850

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: United Kingdom: England

See more items in: Home and Community Life: Domestic Life, Domestic Furnishings

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Credit Line: Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Arthur M. Greenwood

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: DL.388824Catalog Number: 388824Accession Number: 182022

Object Name: measuremeasure, pint

Physical Description: pewter (overall material)Measurements: overall: 5 in x 5 in x 3 1/2 in; 12.7 cm x 12.7 cm x 8.89 cm

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746af-bd07-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_300421

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