Mug

about 1820–25
Thomas C. Fletcher (American, 1787–1866)


Object Place: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Dimensions

8.5 x 10.7 x 8.1 cm (3 3/8 x 4 3/16 x 3 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

17.1584

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Silver hollowware

This mug has a ribbed edge, decorated base, and double scroll handle. The edge is cracked.

Inscription

"Bates" in script on front

Markings

T FLETCHER (dot) PHILAD (dot) around an oval
Ada Mark F4749

Provenance

1917, gift of Miss Ellen S. Bates to MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of Ellen S. Bates