Mug, probably between 1750 and 1780

  • Thomas Hammersley, American, 1727-1781

Silver

  • Framed: Overall: 5 1/4 × 5 1/2 × 3 7/8 inches (13.3 × 14 × 9.8 cm)

Founders Society Purchase, Gibbs-Williams Fund

57.32

On View

  • American

Department

American Art before 1950

  • Chippendale
  • Silver
  • Tableware
  • Mug
  • Mug
  • Vessel
  • New york

Signed, Marks, Inscriptions

Stamped, on the bottom (twice): TH

Engraved, on front: [hand holding dagger] | [star symbol] P [star symbol] NS [star symbol]

Provenance

1957-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Rights Status

attributed to Thomas Hammersley, Mug, probably between 1750 and 1780, silver. Detroit Institute of Arts, Founders Society Purchase, Gibbs-Williams Fund, 57.32.