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Coffeepot

Maker:
Ephraim Brasher (American, baptized 1744–1810)
Date:
1780–90
Geography:
Made in New York, New York, United States
Culture:
American
Medium:
Silver
Dimensions:
Overall: 13 3/16 x 9 13/16 x 5 3/4 in. (33.5 x 24.9 x 14.6 cm); 44 oz. 2 dwt. (1371 g) Foot: Diam. 4 13/16 in. (12.2 cm)
Classification:
Silver
Credit Line:
Bequest of Alphonso T. Clearwater, 1933
Accession Number:
33.120.223
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 774
Inscription: lightly scratched on underside: 515 loges (?) / sGe (script)
also scratched on underside in script: oz / 43 = 3 1/4 (?)

Marking: marked on underside: BRASHER (in rectangle) ; N-YORK (in rectangle) (ORK is in small caps)
With Herbert Sills, Baltimore; bought by Alphonso T. Clearwater; bequest to The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1933
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