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This raised double-bellied vasiform vessel has a scalloped lip, a cast broken-scrolled handle, and a tall splayed foot with reeded border.

Inscription

"W / I E" engraved under foot.

Marks

Stamped "Z [pellet] B" on bottom of vessel.

Provenance

Early history unknown.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Guy Walker, Sr.

about 1760–70

Object Place

Boston, Massachusetts

Dimensions

12.2 x 10.3 cm (4 13/16 x 4 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

1980.629

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Silver hollowware