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Flaring lip above repousse band of oblique reeding, straight sides, lower half gadrooned, curivng to depressed flat bottom. Scroll handle with slight grips and scrolled tip.

Inscription

Engraved F/ TW on bottom

Marks

WC in oval at left of handle.

Provenance

1916, lent by Phillip L Spalding to MFA; 1940, transferred to Mrs. Philip Spalding; 1942, given by Katharine Ames Spalding, Philip Spalding, Oakes Ames Spalding and Hobart Ames Spalding. (Accession date: April 9 and 16, 1942)

Credit Line

The Philip Leffingwell Spalding Collection—Given in his memory by Katharine Ames Spalding and Philip Spalding, Oakes Ames Spalding, and Hobart Ames Spalding

about 1705

Object Place

Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

Overall (h x dia of rim): 7.9 x 8.7 cm (3 1/8 x 3 7/16 in.); Weight: 4 oz., 14 dwt.

Accession Number

42.223

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Silver hollowware