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Terrapin Soup Tureen, Lid And Liner, 1880–90

This is a Tureen, lid and liner. It was manufactured by Samuel Kirk & Son. It is dated 1880–90 and we acquired it in 1926. Its medium is repoussé and chased 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.

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Its dimensions are

H x W x D: 24.3 × 36.6 × 16.3 cm (9 9/16 × 14 7/16 × 6 7/16 in.)

It has the following markings

"S. Kirk & Son" script upper and lower case double struck; "11 OZ" on base of tureen; same marks, single clear strike on bottom of liner; stamped on underside of liner: "S. Kirk & Son/11 oz"

Cite this object as

Terrapin Soup Tureen, Lid And Liner, 1880–90; Manufactured by Samuel Kirk & Son ; USA; repoussé and chased silver; H x W x D: 24.3 × 36.6 × 16.3 cm (9 9/16 × 14 7/16 × 6 7/16 in.); Bequest of Mrs. John Innes Kane; 1926-37-145-a/c

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