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Chalice

Chalice

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Description
Large, handleless cup with ovoid bowl incised at rim exterior on a banded-ball-and-baluster stem and double-domed circular foot having a flat edge. Inside bottom of bowl struck once with touchmark of the raised serif letters "PY" in sawtooth rectangle. Underside of base struck at center with same initials inside a dotted circle (overstrike).
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
chalice
date made
1775 - 1795
maker
Young, Peter
place made
United States: New York, New York City
United States: New York, Albany
Physical Description
pewter (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 8 1/2 in x 4 1/8 in; 21.59 cm x 10.4775 cm
ID Number
1986.0027.14
accession number
1986.0027
catalog number
1986.0027.14
Credit Line
Bequest of Dr. Joseph H. Kler
subject
Church
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Religion
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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