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Quart mug

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Quart mug with tapering body, molded foot, midband high on body, and double-curved solid handle with double scrolled terminal.

Inscription

Engraved: M.B. surrounded by leafy engraving

Marks

Marked inside bottom: stag on stippled oval background

Provenance

Early history unknown; acquired by the donor from her father, Dr. Walter C. Howe, in 1931; on loan to the Museum since 1932; given to the Museum in 1997.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. George A. Marks in honor of Perry T. Rathbone

about 1760–90

Object Place

Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

14.92 cm (5 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

1997.162

Medium or Technique

Pewter

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Pewter