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Pitcher

Maker:
Joseph Lownes (1758–1820)
Date:
1810–20
Geography:
Made in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Culture:
American
Medium:
Silver
Dimensions:
Overall: 6 1/4 x 7 x 4 7/8 in. (15.9 x 17.8 x 12.4 cm); 16 oz. 14 dwt. (518.8 g) Base: Diam. 3 1/2 in. (8.9 cm)
Classification:
Silver
Credit Line:
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Marshall P. Blankarn, 1968
Accession Number:
68.152
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 774
Inscription: engraved on body below spout in script: H

Marking: marked twice on underside in script: J[pellet]Lownes (in shaped surround)
George Arons and Brothers, Ansonia, Connecticut, until 1968
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