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Dipper with Handle

Decorative Arts

On View: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
MEDIUM Pewter, wood
DATES n.d.
DIMENSIONS 3 1/2 x 8 x 3 3/4 in. (8.9 x 20.3 x 9.5 cm)  (show scale)
COLLECTIONS Decorative Arts
MUSEUM LOCATION This item is on view in Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
ACCESSION NUMBER 27.635
CREDIT LINE Gift of Mrs. Samuel Doughty
RIGHTS STATEMENT Creative Commons-BY
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CAPTION Dipper with Handle, n.d. Pewter, wood, 3 1/2 x 8 x 3 3/4 in. (8.9 x 20.3 x 9.5 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Mrs. Samuel Doughty, 27.635. Creative Commons-BY
IMAGE overall, 27.635.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2004
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CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Pewter dipper with wooden handle. Cylindrical body tapers to flat bottom; long, shaft-like wooden handle projects outward parallel to ground, attached to side of body near top edge with pewter collar. CONDITION: Fair; dipper bent around top edge; allover scratches and pitting; heavy scratches on interior; specks of reddish substance around interior and dark rectangular spot [tape residue?] on interior below handle.
RECORD COMPLETENESS Good (71%)
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