Mug

Mug
Title
Mug
Date 
1830-1850
Medium 
Silver
Dimensions 
Overall: 4 3/8 x 3 5/8 x 4 7/8 in. ( 11.1 x 9.2 x 12.4 cm )
Description 
Wrought silver mug; globular lower body with a high flared upper body on a molded and stepped base; foliate bands applied around the rim and the footring; s-scroll strap handle with die-rolled foliate decoration applied at the lip and lower body; engraved "J L L" in bright-cut script on the front center; no maker's mark.
Credit Line 
Gift of Miss Florence N. Levy
Object Number 
1946.146
Marks 
engraved: center front: "J L L" in bright-cut script
Gallery Label 
This mug probably belonged to Joseph Lumley Levy, whose initials are engraved on the center.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group