Chopin Measure

Chopin Measure

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Lidless pot-bellied measure with a molded, flared rim and concave pedestal base; chopin (1 1/2 imperial pint) size. Two incised lines around rim and neck. Strap handle has an angled, stepped thumbrest and short lower terminal. Face of handle has two partial, illegible stamps, one possibly has the raised serif letters "WI" inside a shield.
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Object Name
date made
ca 1700
place made
United Kingdom: Scotland
Physical Description
pewter (overall material)
overall: 6 5/8 in x 5 3/4 in x 4 1/8 in; 16.8275 cm x 14.605 cm x 10.4775 cm
ID Number
catalog number
accession number
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Constance Dwan Wylie (Walker Gill Wylie Collection)
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Domestic Furnishings
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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