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Pitcher

Maker:
Jesse Churchill (1773–1819)
Date:
ca. 1805
Geography:
Made in Boston, Massachusetts, United States
Culture:
American
Medium:
Silver
Dimensions:
Overall: 10 3/16 x 8 5/16 x 5 3/8 in. (25.9 x 21.1 x 13.7 cm); 32 oz. (994.8 g) Base: Diam. 4 in. (10.2 cm)
Classification:
Silver
Credit Line:
Bequest of Flora E. Whiting, 1971
Accession Number:
1971.180.73
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 774
Inscription: engraved on body beneath spout in interlaced script: RDA

Marking: marked on underside: CHURCHILL (in rectangle)
Mrs. Giles (Flora E.) Whiting, Scarborough, New York, until died 1971
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