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Raised creampot with high drawn lip, deep fluted body with applied rim, high splayed foot, and square plinth with vertical rim. Strap scroll handle lapped over rim at high back, lower joining slightly above foot. Decorated with narrow chased and bright-cut band of dots near rim, swags with...

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Provenance

Early history unknown; purchased by the Museum in 1961.

Credit Line

H. E. Bolles Fund

about 1790–1800

Object Place

Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Catalogue Raisonné

Buhler, 1972, No. 429

Dimensions

20.2 cm (7 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

61.197

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Silver hollowware