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This cup has a seamed body with sides curved inward at the bottom and flared outward at the top. The cup sits on a ribbed drawn base with a comforming applied bead at the rim.

Inscription

"CFH" in entwined uppercase script about an inch below the rim.

Marks

"G. W & H" in uppercase Roman letters stamped in a rectangle on the bottom. Ada Mark * F4365

Provenance

Holland/Dawes Family 1913, gift of Miss E.E.P. Holland to MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss E.E.P Holland in the name of Hannah, Daughter of William Dawes

about 1836

Object Place

New York, New York, United States

Dimensions

8.7 cm (3 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

13.563

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Silver hollowware