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Inscription

"N/A*A" over obliterated, earlier initials

Provenance

Early history unknown; Abijah (1741-1816) and Abigail Northey, m. Charlestown, October 31, 1765; their great-granddaughter, from whom the piece was bought.

Credit Line

Pauline Revere Thayer Collection

About 1755–60

Object Place

Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Catalogue Raisonné

Buhler, 1972, No. 337

Dimensions

Other (Overall): 4.4cm (1 3/4in.)

Accession Number

35.1767

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Silver hollowware