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Normandy type, mallet-shaped flagon or pichet with double-acorn thumb piece and wedge extension burnt to the plain, heart-shaped lid; engraved "W.DELTIER" in serif letters on face of handle. Slightly flared, galleried rim, shouldered body and flared base; two incised lines around rim, one at base and a set of four near bottom. Plain strap handle with short terminal; short cylindrical strut. No other marks.
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Object Name
date made
late 18th or early 19th century
place made
France: Normandy
Physical Description
pewter (overall material)
overall: 10 1/4 in x 6 1/8 in x 5 1/2 in; 26.035 cm x 15.5575 cm x 13.97 cm
ID Number
catalog number
accession number
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Constance Dwan Wylie (Walker Gill Wylie Collection)
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Domestic Furnishings
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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