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Dipper with Handle

Decorative Arts and Design

On View: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
MAKER Unknown
MEDIUM Pewter, wood
DATES n.d.
DIMENSIONS 3 1/2 x 8 x 3 3/4 in. (8.9 x 20.3 x 9.5 cm)  (show scale)
CREDIT LINE Gift of Mrs. Samuel Doughty
CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Pewter dipper with wooden handle. Cylindrical body tapers to flat bottom; long, shaft-like wooden handle projects outward parallel to ground, attached to side of body near top edge with pewter collar. CONDITION: Fair; dipper bent around top edge; allover scratches and pitting; heavy scratches on interior; specks of reddish substance around interior and dark rectangular spot [tape residue?] on interior below handle.
MUSEUM LOCATION This item is on view in Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
CAPTION Unknown. Dipper with Handle, n.d. Pewter, wood, 3 1/2 x 8 x 3 3/4 in. (8.9 x 20.3 x 9.5 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Mrs. Samuel Doughty, 27.635. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 27.635.jpg)
IMAGE overall, 27.635.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2004
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