Art/ Collection/ Art Object
{{img.publicCaption}}

Beaker

Maker:
Moody Russell (1694–1761)
Date:
ca. 1715
Geography:
Made in Barnstable, Massachusetts, United States
Culture:
American
Medium:
Silver
Dimensions:
Overall: H. 4 15/16 in. (12.6 cm); 6 oz. 2 dwt. (189.2 g) Lip: Diam. 3 11/16 in. (9.4 cm) Base: Diam. 2 15/16 in. (7.5 cm)
Classification:
Silver
Credit Line:
Bequest of Alphonso T. Clearwater, 1933
Accession Number:
33.120.120
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 704
Inscription: engraved on body in script: This belongs to y[slightly superscript e] Church of Christ in Truro

Marking: marked on body below lip: M R (in rectangle)
First Congregational Church, Truro, Massachusetts; with Francis Hill Bigelow (1859–1933), Cambridge, Massachusetts; sold to Alphonso T. Clearwater (1848–1933), Kingston, New York, 1912; bequest to The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1933.
Related Objects

Beaker

Artist: Moody Russell (1694–1761) Date: ca. 1719 Medium: Silver Accession: 28.131.2 On view in:Gallery 750

Beaker

Artist: Moody Russell (1694–1761) Date: ca. 1719 Medium: Silver Accession: 28.131.1 On view in:Gallery 750

Pepper Box

Artist: Moody Russell (1694–1761) Date: 1720–35 Medium: Silver Accession: 33.120.215a, b On view in:Gallery 774