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Syrup Jug

Maker:
Marked by I. C.
Date:
1810–30
Culture:
American
Medium:
Silver
Dimensions:
8 1/8 x 5 1/2 in. (20.6 x 14 cm); 9 oz. 15 dwt. (303.7 g) Foot: 3 x 3 in. (7.6 x 7.6 cm)
Classification:
Silver
Credit Line:
Bequest of Alphonso T. Clearwater, 1933
Accession Number:
33.120.245
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 774
Inscription: engraved on body beneath lip: [crest of an arm in armor holding a dagger] / RS [in interlaced script] / B [in shaded gothic] ["B" is later]

Marking: marked on underside four times: IC (in rectangle)
Alphonso T. Clearwater, Kingston, New York, until died 1933
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