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Beaker

Beaker

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Description
Trumpet-shaped cup or container with a flat, narrow rim on a circular flared foot; interior possibly gilt-washed. Very faint wrigglework engraved bands of scrolling flowers are on upper part of body and of festoons between bowknots with pendant diamond tassels around foot. Body made as one piece, struck on underside of flat bottom "P.R" in raised letters in a rectangle.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
beaker
place made
United States
Scandinavia
Physical Description
silver (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 4 1/4 in x 3 1/8 in; 10.795 cm x 7.9375 cm
ID Number
DL.383571
catalog number
383571
accession number
162866
Credit Line
Estate of Arthur Michael
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Domestic Furnishings
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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