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Cann

Object Number: 
1970.57
Date: 
ca. 1810-1820
Medium: 
Silver
Dimensions: 
Overall: 5 3/8 x 3 7/8 x 5 5/8 in. ( 13.7 x 9.8 x 14.3 cm )
Marks: 
Inscription: engraved at center front: "C" in bright-cut script Maker's mark: stamped on base: "G. EOFF" twice in rectangles, between "*/S" in gothic script in an ellipse and "C" in a rectangle
Description: 
Wrought silver cann; squat, baluster-shaped body on a circular molded foot; plain, molded band applied around the rim; double-scroll handle with a scrolled acanthus leaf thumbpiece, lower terminus forked; bright-cut, "C" engraved on the front center; maker's marks on the base.
Credit Line: 
Purchase
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group