Quart Measure

Quart Measure

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Bristol High or West Country measure; quart size. Tall conical or elongated 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 center of body. Rim interior stamped incuse with one verification mark "V R / C(?) W" beneath a crown; possible second mark on opposite side.
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Object Name
date made
place made
United Kingdom: England
Physical Description
pewter (overall material)
overall: 8 1/8 in x 5 7/8 in x 4 5/8 in; 20.6375 cm x 14.9225 cm x 11.7475 cm
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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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