Half Pint Measure

Half Pint Measure

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Bristol Low or West Country measure; half pint size. Plain, squat conical or ovoid body; plain, everted rim with pouring spout; molded, flared foot. Tapered, S-scroll handle has an arched and S-curved thumbrest; upper terminal attached at top of rim and short lower terminal near bottom of body. Rim exterior with four stamps, capacity mark "1/2 PINT" in raised serif letters inside a serrated rectangle. an upside-down "11", and possibly two verification marks. No other marks.
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Object Name
date made
place made
United Kingdom: England
Physical Description
pewter (overall material)
overall: 4 3/8 in x 4 in x 3 7/8 in; 11.1125 cm x 10.16 cm x 9.8425 cm
ID Number
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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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