Scottish Wine Pint Measure

Scottish Wine Pint Measure

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Description
Lidless baluster wine measure with a galleried rim and flared base; approximately 16.6 ounces, or a Scottish wine pint. One pair of incised lines around rim and two around body. D- or ear-shape handle with arched and ridged thumbrest and flat, flared lower terminal. No marks.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
measure
measure, pint
date made
ca 1700-1800
place made
United Kingdom: Scotland
Physical Description
pewter (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 5 1/4 in x 5 in x 3 3/8 in; 13.335 cm x 12.7 cm x 8.5725 cm
ID Number
DL.67.0233
catalog number
67.0233
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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