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Creamer

Maker:
John W. Forbes (1781–1864)
Date:
1810–20
Geography:
Made in New York, New York, United States
Culture:
American
Medium:
Silver
Dimensions:
Overall: 6 3/8 x 6 1/4 in. (16.2 x 15.9 cm); 10 oz. 5 dwt. (318.4 g) Foot: 3 9/16 x 2 7/8 in. (9 x 7.3 cm)
Classification:
Silver
Credit Line:
Bequest of Alphonso T. Clearwater, 1933
Accession Number:
33.120.301
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 774
Inscription: engraved on body in interlaced script: HB
lightly scratched on underside: oz dwt / 16 " 8 [16 might be 10]

Marking: marked on underside of body: I. W. FORBES (in rectangle)
Alphonso T. Clearwater, Kingston, New York, until died 1933
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