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Hot Water Pot

Maker:
Van Voorhis & Schanck (active ca. 1791–93)
Maker:
Daniel Van Voorhis (1751–1824)
Maker:
Garret Schanck (1768–1795)
Date:
1791–93
Geography:
Made in New York, New York, United States
Culture:
American
Medium:
Silver
Dimensions:
Overall: 14 13/16 x 8 1/4 x 5 in. (37.6 x 21 x 12.7 cm); 35 oz. 17 dwt. (1115.4 g) Foot: 4 9/16 x 4 9/16 in. (11.6 x 11.6 cm)
Classification:
Silver
Credit Line:
Bequest of Charles Allen Munn, 1924
Accession Number:
24.109.11
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 774
Inscription: lightly scratched on underside: 34 oz 5 dw[superscript "t" over a "-"]; 34 once

Marking: marked on edge of plinth: V.V.&S. (in serrated rectangle); [eagle] (in lozenge-shaped surround)
Charles Allen Munn; bequest to The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1924.
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