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Strainer

Maker:
Jacob Gerritse Lansing (1737–1803)
Date:
1760–80
Geography:
Made in Albany, New York, United States
Culture:
American
Medium:
Silver
Dimensions:
3 1/2 x 5 1/4 in., 1oz. 18 dwt. (8.9 x 13.3 cm, 60 Grams)
Classification:
Silver
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. Abraham Lansing, 1901
Accession Number:
01.3.6
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 774
Inscription: inscribed on side: Leonard Gan[f-shaped "s"]evoort

Marking: marked: I [small "G" centered) L (in rectangle with rounded end)
Leonard Gansevoort (1751–1810); by descent to his great niece, Catherine Gansevoort (Mrs. Abraham) Lansing (1839–1918); gift to The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1901.
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