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Ladle

Maker:
Philip Syng Jr. (1703–1789)
Date:
ca. 1730–1772
Geography:
Made in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Culture:
American
Medium:
Silver
Dimensions:
15 13/16 x 3 7/8 in. (40.2 x 9.8 cm); 7 oz. 12 dwt. (236.6 g)
Classification:
Silver
Credit Line:
Bequest of Alphonso T. Clearwater, 1933
Accession Number:
33.120.257
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 774
Inscription: engraved on front of handle in shaded roman: W / BS

Marking: marked twice on back of handle: PS (in rectangle) ; [incuse leaf]
Alphonso T. Clearwater, Kingston, New York, until died 1933
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