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Provenance

Probably Rev. Robert Breck of Springfield (1713-1784), m. Sarah Tyler, 1759, subsequent history unknown; given to the Museum in 1935 by the collector Pauline Revere Thayer.

Credit Line

Pauline Revere Thayer Collection

About 1760–65

Object Place

Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Catalogue Raisonné

Buhler, 1972, No. 348

Dimensions

13.7 cm (5 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

35.1768

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Silver hollowware