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Liverpool pottery form, raised with curving sides, flaring slightly at lip, and flat base with applied strengthening quarter-inch strap underneath; triangular lip applied (and repaired). Thic strap handle, edges grooved, tips rounded.

Inscription

Engraved with a very elaborate script "R" below spout. Added to base: "Paul and Rachel Revere. / Charter Street."

Marks

"REVERE" in rectangle on bottom.

Provenance

Descended in the Revere family.

Credit Line

Gift of Joseph W. R. Rogers and Mary C. Rogers

about 1800

Object Place

Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Catalogue Raisonné

Buhler, 1972, No. 420

Dimensions

Overall: 17.9 x 10.6 cm (7 1/16 x 4 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

42.462

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Silver hollowware