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Decorative Arts

On View: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
DATES ca. 1800
DIMENSIONS 5 7/8 x 2 5/8 x 2 5/8 in. (14.9 x 6.7 x 6.7 cm)  (show scale)
MARKINGS no marks
SIGNATURE no signature
INSCRIPTIONS no inscriptions
COLLECTIONS Decorative Arts
MUSEUM LOCATION This item is on view in Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
CREDIT LINE H. Randolph Lever Fund
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CAPTION Thomas Danforth III. Shaker, ca. 1800. Pewter, 5 7/8 x 2 5/8 x 2 5/8 in. (14.9 x 6.7 x 6.7 cm). Brooklyn Museum, H. Randolph Lever Fund, 66.74. Creative Commons-BY
IMAGE overall, 66.74_acetate_bw.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph
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CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Pewter shaker. Pierced domed top with beaded lower edge, pear-shaped body, short concave stem with molded footed base. On underside of foot is cylindrical projection threaded on inner circumference, into which screws round cover with milled edges and cylindrical threaded neck. CONDITION: Excellent
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