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Cann

A work made of silver.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of silver.

Date:

1735/50

Artist:

William Cowell Jr.
American, 1713–1761
Boston

About this artwork

On View

Arts of the Americas, Gallery 167

Artist

William Cowell Jr.

Title

Cann

Origin

Boston

Date

c. 1735–1750

Medium

Silver

Inscriptions

Maker's mark, in conforming rectangle: W. Cowell Engraved on handle: I / F.M. Engraved on front: arms of Lowell impaling Greenleaf Scratched on bottom: E13254

Dimensions

13.3 × 13.3 × 8.9 cm (5 1/4 × 5 1/4 × 3 1/2 in.); 393.5 g

Credit Line

Restricted gift of the Antiquarian Society through Mrs. C. Phillip Miller

Reference Number

1953.611

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