18 January 2007
A SILVER CANN
MARK OF EDWARD WHITE, ULSTER COUNTY, NEW YORK, CIRCA 1755
Baluster form, on a cast molded foot, with scroll handle, and reeded rim, marked on shoulder
5 1/8 in. high; 12 oz. 10 dwt.
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Edward White apprenticed to Southampton silversmith Elias Pelletreau in late 1751 or early 1752. He also married Pelletreau's sister, Hannah.
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