English Measure for American Use

English, c.1750

Pewter An interesting piece of Colonial history. A half-pint measure made in England for use in New England. Original Y on lid validates it for York, and later CM on rim extends the validation to Maine. Good architectural thumbpiece of a capitol with volutes. A good looking piece with great historical interest. Excellent original condition.

5" h (to thumbpiece), 2-12" diam.

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