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Tankard

Maker:
Daniel Christian Fueter (1720–1785)
Date:
ca. 1760
Geography:
Made in New York, New York, United States
Culture:
American
Medium:
Silver
Dimensions:
Overall: 7 1/2 x 8 in. (19.1 x 20.3 cm); 39 oz. 16 dwt. (1238.4 g) Base: Diam. 5 9/16 in. (14.1 cm) Lip: Diam. 4 5/8 in. (11.7 cm)
Classification:
Silver
Credit Line:
Bequest of Alphonso T. Clearwater, 1933
Accession Number:
33.120.515
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 704
Inscription: engraved on underside in shaded roman: V[device]D / C+F
scratched on underside: oz 41,, 2,,

Marking: marked twice on underside: DCF (in oval)
marked on underside: N:YORK (in shaped surround)
Said to have belonged to the Du Bois and Freer families. Alphonso T. Clearwater, Kingston, NY, 1913; bequest to the Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1933.
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