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Mug (USA), ca. 1760

This is a Mug. It is dated ca. 1760 and we acquired it in 1926. Its medium is silver. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was bequest of Mrs. John Innes Kane. It is credited Bequest of Mrs. John Innes Kane.

Its dimensions are

H x W x D: 10.4 x 10.5 x 6.9 cm (4 1/8 x 4 1/8 x 2 11/16 in.)

It has the following markings

On underside of base: "W Wright" in script in rectangle, and "WW" in rectangle.

It is inscribed

Engraved on upper side "E/W *F".

Cite this object as

Mug (USA), ca. 1760; silver; H x W x D: 10.4 x 10.5 x 6.9 cm (4 1/8 x 4 1/8 x 2 11/16 in.); Bequest of Mrs. John Innes Kane; 1926-37-134

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