Cann, between 1755 and 1765

  • Daniel Henchman, American, 1730-1775

Silver

  • Overall: 5 1/8 × 5 5/8 × 3 3/4 inches (13 × 14.3 × 9.5 cm)

Founders Society Purchase, Robert H. Tannahill Foundation Fund

65.94

Department

American Art before 1950

  • Chippendale
  • Silver
  • Tableware
  • Cann
  • Vessel
  • Boston

Maker's mark stamped, on bottom: HENCHMAN [Also used his initials DH separated by a pellet and within a rectangle]

Monogram, in cartouche on front: JMR [probably the work of Nathaniel Hurd, Henchman's brother-in-law]

1965-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Daniel Henchman, Cann, between 1755 and 1765, silver. Detroit Institute of Arts, Founders Society Purchase, Robert H. Tannahill Foundation Fund, 65.94.