AN AMERICAN SILVER CANN, SAMUEL BARTLETT AND JOSEPH LORING, BOSTON, CIRCA 1785
the double-scroll leaf-capped handle with block initials C/E*M
marked on base (Bartlett: Kane mark B, Loring: Kane mark I)
height 5 3/4 in.
Magazine Antiques, no. 68 (July 1955), p. 26
Patricia Kane, Colonial Massachusetts Silversmiths and Jewelers, 1998, pp. 180, 669