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Molded base, body curves to spool-shaped neck with slight spout shaped on curved rim. Flat scroll handle, double cusped purchase, flat cover pointed at front with incised devices and PSG stamped mark of rampant lion surrounded by ANDR..... TIN in oval on cover. Spun bottom marked 1762.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Gertrude Townsend

about 1740

Object Place

Switzerland

Accession Number

44.755

Medium or Technique

Metal; pewter

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Pewter