Timothy Brigden. <em>Chalice</em>, 1774-1819. Pewter, Overall: 7 5/8 x 4 1/4 x 4 1/4 in. (19.4 x 10.8 x 10.8 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Designated Purchase Fund, 45.10.139. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 45.10.139.jpg)

Chalice

Artist:Timothy Brigden

Medium: Pewter

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Dates:1774-1819

Dimensions: Overall: 7 5/8 x 4 1/4 x 4 1/4 in. (19.4 x 10.8 x 10.8 cm) Diameter at mouth: 4 in. (10.2 cm)

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Museum Location: Brooklyn Museum, BMA, 5H26, 5B

Accession Number: 45.10.139

Image: 45.10.139.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Pewter chalice; cup has flat sides that taper toward bottom and incised line around outer top edge near lip. Cup supported on stem with undulating contour of bulbous forms; stem rises from stepped dome base; incised lines around stem and base. CONDITION: Fair; allover scratches and spots of discoloration; hairline crack in top of stem; there is a hole and what appears to be a soldered seam where stem meets base; bottom edge slightly bent.

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