Cann

Object Number: 
1951.92
Date: 
ca. 1760
Medium: 
Silver
Dimensions: 
Overall: 5 1/4 x 3 5/8 x 5 7/8 in. ( 13.3 x 9.2 x 14.9 cm )
Marks: 
Maker's marks: stamped on bottom: "S. CASEY" in a rectangle surround
Description: 
Wrought silver cann; baluster-shaped body on a circular molded foot; plain, molded band applied around the rim; double-scroll handle with a scrolled thumbpiece, and a forked lower terminus; maker's mark stamped on the base.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Waldron Phoenix Belknap, Sr.; The Waldron Phoenix Belknap, Jr. Collection
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group