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Half-pint baluster measure

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Mid band of four deep lines in groups of 2. Scroll handle. Splayed base.

Marks

V R 36 with a crown. Imperial "1/2 pint" on rim.

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. William de Forest Thomson

about 1820

Object Place

England

Dimensions

9.5 cm (3 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

19.544

Medium or Technique

Metal; pewter

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Pewter