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Straight sides, flaring lip, applied molded baseband, no center point.

Inscription

Engraved in one line and in semiscript: "The Gift of M.r Nich.o Boone Bookseller, to the Church on Church Green in Boston. 1720."

Marks

Marked "I E" in crowned shield above inscription at back.

Provenance

Gift of Nicholas Boone to New South Church in 1720.

Credit Line

Gift of the New South Church Society

1720

Object Place

Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Catalogue Raisonné

Buhler, 1972, No. 85

Dimensions

Overall: 14.3 x 7.6 x 9.5 cm (5 5/8 x 3 x 3 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

12.397

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Silver hollowware