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On View: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
DATES ca. 1820
DIMENSIONS 3 1/8 x 2 7/8 x 2 7/8in. (7.9 x 7.3 x 7.3cm) Weight: 2.78 oz. (86.3 g)  (show scale)
MARKINGS Marked on bottom: "G. BOYCE [in rectangle] / [large dot within diamond] / N. Y. [in rectangle]"
INSCRIPTIONS Engraved monogram in script between bands: "WHC"
CREDIT LINE Gift of Wunsch Foundation, Inc.
CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Beaker, silver. Flaring sides rise from simple applied foot rim (with straight upper edge) to simple applied lip rim. Beaker is banded with two bands, each comprising four ribs. Near pair to 1990.196.3. CONDITION: Normal wear and scratches. One repaired split at lip, 11:00.
MUSEUM LOCATION This item is on view in Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
CAPTION Gerardus Boyce (American, 1795–1880). Beaker, ca. 1820. Silver, 3 1/8 x 2 7/8 x 2 7/8in. (7.9 x 7.3 x 7.3cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Wunsch Foundation, Inc., 1990.196.2. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 1990.196.2.jpg)
IMAGE overall, 1990.196.2.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2004
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