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Chatelaine hook

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Inscription

Engraved H.G. (from card)

Marks

Unmarked.

Provenance

Descended in the family to Dr. Samuel Green by 1906; to MFA in a loan November 21, 1906, bequest to MFA December 4, 1919. Hannah (Storer) Green (1739-1811), wife of Joshua Green (1731-1806); descended in the family to the donor.

Credit Line

Bequest of Dr. Samuel A. Green

about 1790

Object Place

United States

Catalogue Raisonné

Buhler, 1972, No. 282

Dimensions

Overall: 4.1cm (1 5/8in.)

Accession Number

19.1405

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment