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Ewer

Copper with silver plate; incised festoons of flowers about neck and foot; arrow-head pattern with garlands around body; flutings at base of body.

Inscription

No marks. Shallowly engraved on underside of foot "5-19-0" (hardly legible).

Credit Line

Bequest of Buckminster Brown, M.D.

English, about 1770–90 (?)

Object Place

England

Accession Number

95.1360

Medium or Technique

Metal; silverplate

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Silver