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Ladle

Maker:
John Burt Lyng (active ca. 1761–85)
Date:
1750–75
Geography:
Made in New York, New York, United States
Culture:
American
Medium:
Silver
Dimensions:
13 11/16 x 3 15/16 in. (34.8 x 10 cm); 6 oz. 11 dwt. (203.8 g)
Classification:
Silver
Credit Line:
Bequest of Alphonso T. Clearwater, 1933
Accession Number:
33.120.251
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 774
Inscription: engraved on back of handle in shaded roman: S / I(barred) * S

Marking: marked three times on back of handle: IBL (in scalloped rectangle)
Alphonso T. Clearwater; bequest to The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1933.
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