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On View: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
DATES 1788-1794
DIMENSIONS 5 1/8 x 3 5/8 x 3 5/8 in. (13 x 9.2 x 9.2 cm)  (show scale)
MARKINGS Partially impressed on inside bottom, figure-8 shaped stamp with beaded border containing lion rampant flanked by the letters "E" and "D"
COLLECTIONS Decorative Arts
MUSEUM LOCATION This item is on view in Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
CREDIT LINE Designated Purchase Fund
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CAPTION Edward Danforth. Beaker, 1788-1794. Pewter, 5 1/8 x 3 5/8 x 3 5/8 in. (13 x 9.2 x 9.2 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Designated Purchase Fund, Creative Commons-BY
IMAGE overall, Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2004
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CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Highly polished pewter beaker; cylindrical form with banded foot rim, flares out at mouth, banded lip. Condition: Good; light scratching and a few dings, slightly misshapen around mouth.
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