Half pint measure

Irish (Cork)
1828–33


Object Place: Europe, Ireland

Dimensions

Overall: 12.3 x 7.6 cm (4 13/16 x 3 in.)

Accession Number

24.185

Medium or Technique

Metal; pewter

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Pewter

Half pint capacity; tapered “haystack” body with flaring mouth; scroll handle;

Inscription

Stamped on lip: T.K. / 1858

Markings

Touchmark (Cotterell #153), marked Austen & Son, 94 North Main St., on bottom.

Provenance

1924, bequest of Bessie Paine Bigelow through Prescott Bigelow to the MFA.

Credit Line

Bequest of Bessie Paine Bigelow