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Marks

Unmarked.

Provenance

early history unknown; collected in the twentieth century by Elisabeth Carver Whittier; by 1977, by descent to her daughter and son-in-law, Virginia Whittier Warthin and Thomas Angell Warthin, Norwood, Massachusetts;1979, donated by Dr. and Mrs. Warthin (accession date March 14, 1979).

Credit Line

Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Thomas A. Warthin in memory of Elisabeth Carver Whittier

about 1780

Object Place for Label

Probably America

Dimensions

6.03 x 13.65 x 13.65 cm (2 3/8 x 5 3/8 x 5 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

1979.139

Medium or Technique

Pewter

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Pewter