19 May 2005
A SILVER CREAM JUG
MARK OF DANIEL DUPUY, PHILADELPHIA, CIRCA 1800
Vase form, on stepped circular foot, with beaded borders at foot, shoulder, rim and upswept handle, the body engraved with a monogram SR, marked under base
6¼ in. high; 5 oz.
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