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Teapot

Maker:
Abraham Dubois (1751–1807)
Date:
1780–1800
Geography:
Made in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Culture:
American
Medium:
Silver
Dimensions:
Overall: 6 1/2 x 10 1/16 in. (16.5 x 25.6 cm); 18 oz. 17 dwt. (585.7 g) Foot: Diam. 4 11/16 in. (11.9 cm) Body: H. 4 11/16 in. (11.9 cm); 16 oz. 8 dwt. (509.5 g) Cover: 2 1/4 x 2 15/16 in. (5.7 x 7.5 cm); 2 oz. 9 dwt. (76.2 g)
Classification:
Silver
Credit Line:
Samuel D. Lee Fund, 1935
Accession Number:
35.73
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 704
Inscription: engraved on body to left of handle in interlaced script: AMT
lightly scratched on underside: oz / 19
also lightly scratched on underside: 12 ; 12

Marking: marked twice on underside: A [pellet] Dubois (in rectangle)
With Arthur J. Sussel Antiques, Philadelphia; sold to the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, NY, 1935.
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