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Teapot

Maker:
John A. Schanck (New Jersey 1774–1864 New Jersey)
Date:
ca. 1795
Geography:
Made in New York, New York, United States
Culture:
American
Medium:
Silver
Dimensions:
Overall: 7 9/16 x 12 5/8 in. (19.2 x 32.1 cm); 24 oz. 2 dwt. (750 g)
Base: 6 9/16 x 4 7/16 in. (16.7 x 11.3 cm)
Classification:
Silver
Credit Line:
Bequest of Alphonso T. Clearwater, 1933
Accession Number:
33.120.538
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 774
Inscription: engraved on body to right of handle in interlaced script: CC (in a shield)

Marking: marked on underside: J.SCHANCK (in rectangle); [eagle in oval]; m (in shaped rectangle)
Alphonso T. Clearwater; bequest to The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1933.
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