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Wine Cup

Maker:
Samuel Edwards (1705–1762)
Date:
ca. 1740
Geography:
Made in Boston, Massachusetts, United States
Culture:
American
Medium:
Silver
Dimensions:
Overall: H. 8 1/16 in. (20.5 cm); 11 oz. 15 dwt. (364.8 g) Lip: Diam. 4 1/16 in. (10.3 cm) Foot: Diam. 4 in. (10.2 cm)
Classification:
Silver
Credit Line:
Bequest of Alphonso T. Clearwater, 1933
Accession Number:
33.120.230a
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 750
Inscription: engraved on body in script: Belongs / To the Church / in Lynde Street / Boston
engraved on underside of foot in shaded roman: V
lightly scratched on underside of foot: xx

Marking: marked on body below lip: [crown]/ S[pellet]E / [fleur de lis] (in shaped surround)
Alphonso T. Clearwater, Kingston, New York, until died 1933
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