Decorative Arts and Design
On View: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
4 7/8 in. (12.4 cm)
Other (Diameter of Top): 3 1/4 in. (8.3 cm) (show scale)
"T U" [twice]
Purchased with funds given by Donald S. Morrison
Silver cann; pyriform body on convex base with ring at lower edge. Base joined to concave, broad foot which in turn is joined to body. Handle of double curving scrolls with leaf ornament at top.
Thomas Underhill. Cann, ca. 1780. Silver, 4 7/8 in. (12.4 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Purchased with funds given by Donald S. Morrison, 61.201. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 61.201_view1_bw.jpg)
overall, 61.201_view1_bw.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 1966
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