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Spouted Cup

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This cup has straight sides tapering to a flat bottom, a molded edge, small triangular spout, and a flat strap handle.

Marks

JR in rectangle on bottom

Provenance

Descended to Dr. George Clymer; March 10, 1939, lent by Clymer to MFA; October 11, 1956, gift of Mrs. Clymer to MFA.

Credit Line

Gift in memory of Dr. George Clymer by his wife, Mrs. Clymer

Federal period, about 1795

Object Place

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States

Catalogue Raisonné

Buhler, 1972, No. 524

Dimensions

Other (Overall): 5.1 x 7.5 cm (2 x 2 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

56.597

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Silver hollowware