Quart Measure

Quart Measure

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Baluster measure with double-volute thumb piece; quart size. Fleur-de-lis extension is burnt to the flat lid, which has two pairs of concentric, incised lines. Body has a galleried rim, a slightly flared, banded base, and nearly flat bottom; one pair of incised lines just below center. Tapered, S-scroll handle with semi-bud terminal; conical strut with stepped diamond- or lozenge-shaped attachment. No marks.
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Object Name
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United Kingdom: England
Physical Description
pewter (overall material)
overall: 7 5/8 in x 5 7/8 in x 4 in; 19.3675 cm x 14.9225 cm x 10.16 cm
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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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