18th c. Peter Young Pewter Chalice Albany, NY

18th c. Peter Young Pewter Chalice Albany, NY
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Price: $4,500.00

Description

Description: We offer an elegant chalice by the 18th c. pewterer Peter Young (1749-1813).

The tapered bowl (4 1/8" diameter) rests on a knopped stem and stepped base. Overall it stands 8 1/2" high.

Impressed on the inside bottom of the cup is a faint crown over an "x".

The underside of the base is stamped with Young's mark... "P. Y" within a circle which has a dotted perimeter (only 1/2 of "P" is visible).

Young produced fine pewter objects in both New York City and Albany, NY from 1775 to 1796.

Condition: Slight dent on edge of base, scattered spots and scratches commensurate with normal use and storage. Generally in very good condition.