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Mug

Maker:
George Fielding (active ca. 1731–65)
Date:
ca. 1740
Geography:
Made in New York, New York, United States
Culture:
American
Medium:
Silver
Dimensions:
Overall: 3 9/16 x 5 7/16 in. (9 x 13.8 cm); 8 oz. 13 dwt. (268.9 g) Lip: Diam. 3 5/16 in. (8.4 cm) Foot: Diam. 3 1/2 in. (8.9 cm)
Classification:
Silver
Credit Line:
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. William A. Moore, 1923
Accession Number:
23.80.19
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 774
Inscription: engraved on handle: V / P * M

Marking: marked to right and left of handle: GF (in oval)
By descent to Emilie Vallette Clarkson (1836–1946) (Mrs. William A. Moore); gift to The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1923.
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