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Buhler Catalogue: Sarah (b. 1672), daughter of Simon and Hannah (Newgate) Lynde, m. Nov. 16, 1699 John Foye; descended in the family to Mrs. Richard Saltonstall Pattee, from whom it was bought.

Credit Line

John H. and Ernestine A. Payne Fund

about 1710

Object Place

Massachusetts, United States

Catalogue Raisonné

Buhler, 1972, No. 58


Overall (h x w x dia of dish): 9.4 x 31.1 x 15.2 cm (3 11/16 x 12 1/4 x 6 in.); 18 oz., 11 1/2 dwt.

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Silver; Wood




Silver hollowware