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Cann (Mug)

Cann (Mug)

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Description
Raised bulbous or bellied cann or mug with scored, flared rim and rounded bottom on a cast, flared and molded circular foot; hollow, double C-scroll handle has a waterleaf on upper terminal and a split scroll lower terminal, both with short oval struts and attachments. Front of body is engraved with a large crest of a collared owl on a heraldic wreath above "TMF" in conjoined scrolling script. Centerpunch on bottom underside. No other marks.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
cann
date made
1760 - 1780
place made
United Kingdom: England
DELETE
United Kingdom: England
Physical Description
silver (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 5 1/8 in x 4 7/8 in x 3 in; 13.0175 cm x 12.3825 cm x 7.62 cm
ID Number
DL.308963.01
catalog number
308963.01
accession number
308963
Credit Line
Blanche Elliot King
subject
Beverages
Armorial Devices
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Domestic Furnishings
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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