Decorative Arts and Design
5 1/8 x 3 5/8 x 3 5/8 in. (13 x 9.2 x 9.2 cm) (show scale)
Impressed on underside in center: large "X" above "TB & Co.." within rectangle with serrated edges
Designated Purchase Fund
Pewter beaker, highly polished; cylindrical body rises from narrow stepped and banded foot; body flares out slightly as it rises, then flares again more sharply at top. Two parallel, incised lines ring body near midpoint.
CONDITION: Good; overall light scratches and spots of discoloration; dent and small crack in foot; top edge slightly bent.
This item is not on view
Thomas Danforth Boardman (American, 1784-1873). Beaker, 1822-1825. Pewter, 5 1/8 x 3 5/8 x 3 5/8 in. (13 x 9.2 x 9.2 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Designated Purchase Fund, 45.10.133. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 45.10.133.jpg)
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