Sugar Basket, Paul Revere Jr. (American, Boston, Massachusetts 1734–1818 Boston, Massachusetts), Silver, American

Sugar Basket

Maker:
Paul Revere Jr. (American, Boston, Massachusetts 1734–1818 Boston, Massachusetts)
Date:
1796
Geography:
Made in Boston, Massachusetts, United States
Culture:
American
Medium:
Silver
Dimensions:
Overall: 7 1/4 x 6 3/16 x 4 in. (18.4 x 15.7 x 10.2 cm); 9 oz. 7 dwt. (291 g)
Foot: 4 11/16 x 2 1/2 in. (11.9 x 6.4 cm)
Classification:
Silver
Credit Line:
Bequest of Alphonso T. Clearwater, 1933
Accession Number:
33.120.544
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 750
Inscription: engraved on body at one end in script: H
lightly scratched on underside: oz / 9 = 12
Jonathan Hunnewell (1759–1842), Boston, MA, from 1796; Alphonso T. Clearwater, Kingston, NY; bequest to the Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1933