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Photo credit: Yale University Art Gallery
Maker: Jacob Hurd, American, 1702–1758

Beaker

1752

Silver

Height: 5 1/2 in. (13.97 cm) other (Diam. of mouth): 3 3/4 in.(9.525 cm) other (Diam. of base): 2 3/4 in.(6.985 cm)
Lent by the First Congregational Church of Stratford
ILE2013.5.9
Culture: 
American
Period: 
18th century
Classification: 
Containers - Metals
Geography: 
Made in United States
Status: 
On view*
Bibliography: 

E. Alfred Jones, The Old Silver of American Churches (Letchworth, England: National Society of Colonial Dames of America, 1913), 464, pl. 134, ill.

Patricia E. Kane, Colonial Massachusetts Silversmiths and Jewelers (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1998), 586.

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