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Beaker (Norway)

This is a Beaker. It is dated 1767 and we acquired it in 1931. Its medium is chased and parcel-gilt silver. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was donated by Eleanor Garnier Hewitt and Sarah Cooper Hewitt. It is credited Gift of Eleanor and Sarah Hewitt.

  • Border (Portugal)
  • silk embroidery on linen foundation.
  • Gift of John Pierpont Morgan.
  • 1902-1-904

Its dimensions are

H x diam.: 15 x 8 cm (5 7/8 x 3 1/8 in.)

It has the following markings

Bergen tower vit 1767, "DK" (Ditmar Kahr assayer, 1663-1789), "I C / 1767" (in a box), "II".

Cite this object as

Beaker (Norway); chased and parcel-gilt silver; H x diam.: 15 x 8 cm (5 7/8 x 3 1/8 in.); Gift of Eleanor and Sarah Hewitt; 1931-64-43

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