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Cruet Frame

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Gothic Revival silver cruet frame of octagonal form with paw feet, pierced gallery of pointed arches, and cast strapwork handle atop central post.

Provenance

September 19, 2005, purchased from private collection - Lihn; 2006, exhibited at Hirschel and Adler Galleries, New York, NY; 2012, given to the MFA. (Accession Date: November 28, 2012)

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Stuart P. Feld

Object Place

Boston, Massachusetts

Dimensions

Overall: 27.3 x 20.8 cm (10 3/4 x 8 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

2012.855

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Silver hollowware