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compartmentalized box

Classification: 
Date: 
1850-1900
Medium: 
Pewter
Dimensions: 
Overall: 2 1/2 x 5 7/8 x 5 1/8 in. ( 6.4 x 14.9 x 13 cm )
Description: 
Rectangular pewter spice box on four scroll feet with a slide lid that has a dolphin finial; the interior is fitted with six compartments; inscribed at the base is a diaper pattern; figure of an angel carrying a bell in her right hand and a set of scales in her left and a "74" can be seen in the bottom right of the seal.
Object Number: 
INV.13801
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1900
eMuseum Object ID: 
37527
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Coffee pot

Classification: 
Date: 
1822-1831
Medium: 
Pewter, ivory
Dimensions: 
Overall: 10 1/2 x 9 1/4 x 6 in. ( 26.7 x 23.5 x 15.2 cm )
Description: 
Britannia teapot with plain molded tapering cylindrical body; angular handled; hinged domed lid with carved ivory piece incorporated in finial.
Object Number: 
INV.659
Marks: 
written and printed: on orange label attached to body: "17/6" struck: inside base: "H. YALE/ WALLINGFORD"
Gallery Label: 
For more information on marks, see C. Montegomery's "American Pewter", p. 229.
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1831
eMuseum Object ID: 
37520
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Teapot

Classification: 
Date: 
ca. 1840
Medium: 
Pewter
Dimensions: 
Overall: 8 1/2 x 9 3/4 x 4 3/8 in. ( 21.6 x 24.8 x 11.1 cm )
Description: 
Baluster-shaped teapot with hinged lid, pedestal foot, and C-scroll handle.
Object Number: 
INV.658
Marks: 
stamped: on bottom: "SAVAGE/MIDD.CT/25"
Gallery Label: 

This teapot was made in Middletown, Connecticut by William H. Savage, a pewterer who worked between 1837 and 1840.

Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1840
eMuseum Object ID: 
37494
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Dish

Classification: 
Date: 
1780-1810
Medium: 
Pewter
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 1/8 x 11 in. ( 2.9 x 27.9 cm )
Description: 
Pewter plate with single-reeded brim marked three times beneath base.
Object Number: 
INV.650
Marks: 
struck: beneath well, three time: "ENGLISCH BLOKZINN"
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1810
eMuseum Object ID: 
37493
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Group of six small plates

Classification: 
Date: 
1740-1840
Medium: 
Pewter
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 × 7 1/2 in. (2.5 × 19.1 cm)
Description: 
One of six small round plates with deep cavetto and wide concave brim with single-reeded rim; each with impressed monogram and triangle or flower/star stamps on the brim.
Object Number: 
1964.66b
Marks: 
impressed: on brim: "S* O *" (1964.66a) impressed: on brim: "S (triangle) O" (1964.66b, 1964.66e, 1964.66f) impressed: on brim: "S * O *" (1964.66c, 1964.66d)
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1840
eMuseum Object ID: 
37490
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Tureen w/lid

Classification: 
Date: 
1800-1820
Medium: 
Pewter
Dimensions: 
Overall: 8 5/8 x 16 1/4 x 11 in. ( 21.9 x 41.3 x 27.9 cm )
Description: 
Pewter tureen with four claw and ball feet; pair of baluster handles; stepped domed lid with open handle.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Katharine Prentis Murphy
Object Number: 
1964.88ab
Marks: 
engraved: on lid and body: "CB" struck: beneath base: "MADE/ ENGLAND"
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1820
eMuseum Object ID: 
37488
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

flask w/cover

Classification: 
Date: 
1800-1840
Medium: 
Pewter
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 x 5 1/4 x 2 3/4 in. ( 2.5 x 13.3 x 7 cm )
Description: 
Pewter flask with cover.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Miss Bess Haring, through the Montclair Museum
Object Number: 
1953.195u
Marks: 
scratched: into base "APH" inscribed: on to top of flask lid: "G. & J.W. HAWKSLEY" scratched: into side: "A.P. HARING"
Gallery Label: 
According to the donor, Sergeant Major A.P. Harding, age 21 enrolled in New York City for duty August 26, 1862, in 132nd Regiment, N/Y.S. Volunteers commanded by Colonel P.J. Claussen for a period of three years on October 4, 1862. Sgt. Haring received 25 dollars bounty from Muster Rolls NYS Volunteers IV 597.
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1840
eMuseum Object ID: 
37436
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Beaker

Classification: 
Date: 
1825-1867
Medium: 
Pewter
Dimensions: 
Overall: 4 x 3 1/2 in. ( 10.2 x 8.9 cm )
Description: 
One of a set of four tapering cylindrical beakers formed from seamed sheet metal with incised lines around base and rim.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Katharine Prentis Murphy
Object Number: 
1964.75a
Marks: 
inscribed: in bottom of beaker: "I. TRASK"
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1867
eMuseum Object ID: 
37434
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Chalice

Classification: 
Date: 
1820-1850
Medium: 
Pewter (Britannia metal)
Dimensions: 
Overall: 7 x 6 5/8 x 4 1/8 in. ( 17.8 x 16.8 x 10.5 cm )
Description: 
Britannia metal ecclesiastical standing cup or chalice; two scrolled handles; double- concave stem; stepped domed foot.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Katharine Prentis Murphy
Object Number: 
1964.71
Gallery Label: 
This chalice probably had a mate and a flagon.
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1850
eMuseum Object ID: 
37433
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Beaker

Classification: 
Date: 
1832-1839
Medium: 
Pewter
Dimensions: 
Overall: 5 1/4 x 3 1/2 in. ( 13.3 x 8.9 cm )
Description: 
One of a pair of tapering cylindrical beakers with flaring lip, molded base and two machine engraved bands along outside surface.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Katharine Prentis Murphy
Object Number: 
1964.63a
Marks: 
inscribed: in bottom of beaker: "O. TRASK"
Gallery Label: 

Oliver Trask worked in Beverly, Massachusetts from 1832 to 1839.

Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1839
eMuseum Object ID: 
37431
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

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