Loan Object
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Maker: William Cowell, Sr., American, 1682–1736

Two-Handled Cup

probably 1721

Silver

Height: 4 1/8 in. (10.478 cm) other (Diam. of mouth): 4 1/4 in.(10.795 cm) other (Diam. of base): 2 7/8 in.(7.303 cm)
Lent by the First Congregational Church of Stratford
ILE2013.5.3
Culture: 
American
Period: 
18th century
Classification: 
Containers - Metals
Status: 
On view
Bibliography: 

E. Alfred Jones, The Old Silver of American Churches (Letchworth, England: National Society of Colonial Dames of America, 1913), 463–64, pl. 134, ill.

Patricia E. Kane, Colonial Massachusetts Silversmiths and Jewelers (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1998), 351.

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