An Annapolis made silver cann in baluster form with a cast'C' scroll handle.
The cann bears the touch mark of James Chalmers, Sr., 1749-1780. Chalmers enjoyed a successful career in Annapolis, Maryland. He briefly worked in Baltimore in the mid 1760's Examples of James Chalmer's work are very scarce.
4 1/2 inches high. Approximately 13 troy ounces.