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Inscription

Engraved in script on side: "William Dawes Sr. / to Hannah Lucus / 3rd November 1765"

Provenance

Hannah, daughter of William and Lydia (Boone) Dawes (b. September 18, 1743), m. John Lucas, November 3, 1765; descended to her neice, grandmother of the donor.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss E. E. P. Holland

about 1750

Object Place

Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Catalogue Raisonné

Buhler, 1972, No. 246

Accession Number

11.1347

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Silver hollowware