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Jug

Maker:
John W. Forbes (1781–1864)
Date:
ca. 1810
Geography:
Made in New York, New York, United States
Culture:
American
Medium:
Silver, ceramic
Dimensions:
Overall: 9 1/2 x 7 11/16 x 7 1/16 in. (24.1 x 19.5 x 17.9 cm); 42 oz. 18 dwt. (1334 g) Base: Diam. 4 1/2 in. (11.4 cm)
Classification:
Silver
Credit Line:
Bequest of Alphonso T. Clearwater, 1933
Accession Number:
33.120.244
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 774
Marking: marked on edge of cover: I.W.FORBES. (in rectangle); [anchor in oval]; [star in circle]; [profile head in oval]; ["C" in oval]
Alphonso T. Clearwater, Kingston, New York, until died 1933
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