Mug, between 1740 and 1750

  • Jacob Hurd, American, 1702 or 1703 - 1758

Silver

  • Framed: Overall: 5 × 4 7/8 × 3 3/8 inches (12.7 × 12.4 × 8.6 cm)

Founders Society Purchase, Gibbs-Williams Fund

37.143

On View

  • American

Department

American Art before 1950

  • Chippendale
  • Silver
  • Tableware
  • Mug
  • Mug
  • Vessel
  • Boston

Signed, Marks, Inscriptions

Maker's mark stamped, to the left of the handle: HURD Stamped, underneath, Roman letters in a cartouche: JACOB HURD

Engraved, on front: [the Pierce coat of arms] DEUS MIHI SOL

Provenance

April 2-3, 1937, Herbert Lawton Collection, public sale, Anderson Galleries, Inc. (New York, New York, USA). Robert Ensko, Inc. 1937-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Rights Status

Jacob Hurd, Mug, between 1740 and 1750, silver. Detroit Institute of Arts, Founders Society Purchase, Gibbs-Williams Fund, 37.143.