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Mug

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Description
Straight tapered mug with molded rim and base; quart size. Hollow, D-section, ridged or crank scroll handle with "oozy tongue" tapers to a spatulate terminal attached flat to plain body. Partial touchmark of the personification of Hope (a classical, draped female figure leaning against large anchor at left) inside bottom. No other marks.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
mug
date made
1800 - 1840
place made
United Kingdom: England
Physical Description
pewter (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 6 1/8 in x 6 1/4 in x 4 7/8 in; 15.5575 cm x 15.875 cm x 12.3825 cm
ID Number
DL.334960
catalog number
334960
accession number
96003
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Stephen Berrien Stanton
subject
Beverages
Drinking
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Domestic Furnishings
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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