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Beaker

Beaker
Title
Beaker
Date 
1825-1867
Medium 
Pewter
Dimensions 
Overall: 4 x 3 1/2 in. ( 10.2 x 8.9 cm )
Description 
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-d
Marks 
inscribed: in bottom of beaker: "I. TRASK"
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group