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Beaker

Maker:
John Burt Lyng (active ca. 1761–85)
Date:
1761–85
Geography:
Made in New York, New York, United States
Culture:
American
Medium:
Silver
Dimensions:
Overall: 4 1/2 in. (11.4 cm); 4 oz. 18 dwt. (152.7 g) Lip: Diam. 3 7/16 in. (8.7 cm) Base: Diam. 2 5/16 in. (5.9 cm)
Classification:
Silver
Credit Line:
Gift of Suzanne dePeyster and Valerie dePeyster, 1997
Accession Number:
1997.488.11
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 774
Inscription: engraved on underside in shaded roman: M [device resembling +] D [device resembling +] P

Marking: marked on underside: N[pellet]YORK (in serrated rectangle) / LYNG (in serrated rectangle)
Suzanne dePeyster and Valerie dePeyster; gift to The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1997.
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