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Provenance

Buhler Entry: Sarah Sargent Ellery, m. Ignatius Sargent (d. 1821), October, 1795; their son Ignatius (1800-1884), m. second Henrietta Brooks; their son Charles Sprague Sargent, m. Mary Robeson; their daughter, the donor.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Guy Lowell in memory of Professor and Mrs. Charles S. Sargent

about 1795

Object Place

Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Catalogue Raisonné

Buhler, 1972, No. 404

Accession Number

50.2343

Medium or Technique

Metal; silver

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Silver hollowware