Z Standish Barry child’s can c. 1785 Sold

Standish Barry child’s cann c. 1785 Sold



This silver child’s cann was made in Baltimore about 1785. Standish Barry is famous in the coin world for his tiny 3 pence coins which bring $50,000 or more in nice condition. This cann would have been made very early in career after his 7 year apprenticeship with David Evans. The cann stands 3 3/4 inches tall wand weighs 6 Oz. 8 Dwt. On the base is lightly scratched “Eliza Law (1804?)” EL is the monogram on the front. Sold