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Creampot

Maker:
Benjamin Burt (American, Boston, Massachusetts 1729–1805 Boston, Massachusetts)
Date:
1755–70
Geography:
Made in Boston, Massachusetts, United States
Culture:
American
Medium:
Silver
Dimensions:
Overall: 3 11/16 x 3 7/8 in. (9.4 x 9.8 cm); 2 oz. 16 dwt. (87.3 g)
Classification:
Silver
Credit Line:
Bequest of Alphonso T. Clearwater, 1933
Accession Number:
33.120.296
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 774
Inscription: engraved on handle in shaded roman: HD

Marking: marked on underside: B [quatrefoil motif] BURT (in rectangle)
Alphonso T. Clearwater; bequest to The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1933.
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