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Pitcher

Maker:
Gorham Manufacturing Company (American, 1831–present)
Artist:
Erik Magnussen (Danish, 1884–1961)
Date:
1928
Geography:
Made in Providence, Rhode Island, United States
Culture:
American
Medium:
Silver and bakelite
Dimensions:
8 1/2 × 10 × 5 1/4 in. (21.6 × 25.4 × 13.3 cm) Other (width at feet): 5 1/2 in. (14 cm)
Classification:
Silver
Credit Line:
Gift, Silver & Metalwork of the Twentieth Century from the Margo Grant Walsh Collection, 2013
Accession Number:
2013.959.2
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 774
Inscription: scratched on underside below the word "STERLING" 88-79-24

Marking: marked on underside: interlaced EM (in angular letters) (the mark for Erik Magnussen)/
14058 / STERLING / GORHAM / [Lion] [anchor] [G] (all incuse)
Purchased by the donor, Margo Grant Walsh, from Nathan Horowicz Antiques, New York City.
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