Unknown. <em>Dipper with Handle</em>, 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 (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 27.635.jpg)

Dipper with Handle


Medium: Pewter, wood


Dimensions: 3 1/2 x 8 x 3 3/4 in. (8.9 x 20.3 x 9.5 cm)


Museum Location: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor

Accession Number: 27.635

Image: 27.635.jpg,

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.

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