Mug, probably between 1750 and 1780

  • Thomas Hammersley, American, 1727-1781

Silver

  • 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

Stamped, on the bottom (twice): TH

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

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

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