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Ewer

Maker:
Gottlieb Christian Drentwett (master 1749, died 1754)
Date:
1749–51
Culture:
German, Augsburg
Medium:
Silver
Dimensions:
8 5/8 x 6 3/8 in. (21.9 x 16.2 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Silver
Credit Line:
Bequest of Rev. Alfred Duane Pell, 1925
Accession Number:
25.15.20
Not on view
Marking: [1] Augsburg pinecone surmounting I, 1749-51
[2] GCD in oval, maker's mark for Gottlieb Christian Drentwett (Rosenberg, vol. 1, 1922, no. 931) and (Seling, Augsburger Goldschmiede, 1980, no. 2394).

Location of marks:
[1],[2]: On base
[1] repeated at left of handle
Reverend Alfred Duane Pell (until 1925; bequeathed to MMA)
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