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Liquid Measure

Liquid Measure

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Description
This is a heavy brass liquid measure, ¼ gallon capacity, that is marked with an eagle and “B / 1844.”
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
Liquid Measures, Standard, Pewter
Measurements
largest: 9 5/8 in x 6 1/8 in x 9 1/4 in; 24.4475 cm x 15.5575 cm x 23.495 cm
median: 6 1/4 in x 4 1/8 in x 6 3/8 in; 15.875 cm x 10.4775 cm x 16.1925 cm
smallest: 4 3/4 in x 3 1/2 in x 5 1/4 in; 12.065 cm x 8.89 cm x 13.335 cm
overall; small: 4 7/8 in x 5 1/4 in x 3 1/2 in; 12.3825 cm x 13.335 cm x 8.89 cm
overall; medium: 6 1/4 in x 6 1/2 in x 4 1/4 in; 15.875 cm x 16.51 cm x 10.795 cm
overall; large: 9 5/8 in x 9 1/2 in x 6 1/2 in; 24.4475 cm x 24.13 cm x 16.51 cm
ID Number
CH.322100
accession number
246882
catalog number
322100
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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