One and a Half Quart Measure

One and a Half Quart Measure

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Description
Lidless Jersey measure or flagon, rim appears bent to form small spout; one and a half quart size. Plain body with molded rim and base. Slender, strap handle with stepped thumbrest and short terminal; upper terminal attached at rim. No marks.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
measure
date made
1700-1850
place made
United Kingdom: England
Jersey
Physical Description
pewter (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 7 3/4 in x 6 1/4 in x 4 1/4 in; 19.685 cm x 15.875 cm x 10.795 cm
ID Number
DL.67.0157
catalog number
67.0157
accession number
250853
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Constance Dwan Wylie (Walker Gill Wylie Collection)
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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