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Provenance

Paul Dudley Sargent (1745-1827), m. Lucy Saunders (1752-1840), 1772; history unknown until 1846, when the pot was inherited by Evelina Augusta Rust (1802-1878), m. Jesse W. Mighels, M.D.; their son Henry Rust Mighels; his son Henry Rust, Jr., from whom the piece was bought in 1930.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Nathaniel Thayer

about 1781

Object Place

Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Catalogue Raisonné

Buhler, 1972, No. 367

Accession Number

31.139

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Silver hollowware