J.H. Palethorpe. <em>Mug</em>, 1820–1845. Pewter, 4 1/8 x 5 1/2 x 3 7/8 in. (10.5 x 14 x 9.8 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Arthur W. Clement, 45.1.6. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 45.1.6.jpg)


Artist:J.H. Palethorpe

Medium: Pewter

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Dimensions: 4 1/8 x 5 1/2 x 3 7/8 in. (10.5 x 14 x 9.8 cm)


Accession Number: 45.1.6

Image: 45.1.6.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Pewter mug; cylindrical body with squared step around lower edge, tapers toward top and ends in slightly flared lip. Two parallel, incised horizontal lines run around body about 1 ¼" from bottom. S-shaped handle soldered to body, tapers toward end, short tail end terminates in ball. Body soldered to slightly domed base. CONDITION: Fair; tarnished, scratches and pock marks all over, especially around lower edge.

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