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Object Name: Papboat
Date: ca. 1845
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Medium: Silver
Dimensions: Overall: 1 7/8 x 6 1/8 x 3 1/8 in. ( 4.8 x 15.6 x 7.9 cm )
Place made: North America, United States, Philadelphia
Description: Wrought silver papboat; oval, boat-shaped body with a flat bottom, plain, applied band around the rim and a long pouring lip; applied c-scroll handle; engraved, "A L" on the front center in bright-cut script; maker's mark on the base.
Credit Line: Gift of Mr. Goodhue Livingston
Object Number: 1951.301
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Marks: engraved: center front: "A L" in bright-cut script stamped: on the base: "T. WRIGGINS & Co."

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This papboat may have belonged to Adelaide Livingston (1852-1909).