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Dish

Maker:
Myer Myers (1723–1795)
Date:
1754–70
Geography:
Made in New York, New York, United States
Culture:
American
Medium:
Silver
Dimensions:
H. 2 3/8 in. (6 cm); Diam. 12 3/8 in. (31.4 cm); WT: 30 oz. 12 dwt (952 g)
Classification:
Silver
Credit Line:
Gift of William Samuel Johnson, in memory of his wife, Carrie G. Johnson, 1926
Accession Number:
26.95
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 774
Marking: marked twice in cartouche on base in script: Myers
Samuel Johnson (1696–1772); through the Johnson family; his great–great–great–grandson, William Samuel Johnson (1859–1937); gift in memory of his wife Carrie G. Johnson (d. 1925), to The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1926
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