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Bulbous bowl w. broad faring rim.

Marks

Unmarked

Provenance

Early history unknown; part of the bequest to the MFA from Mrs. Stephen S. FitzGerald, Weston, Massachusetts, in 1964.

Credit Line

Bequest of Mrs. Stephen S. FitzGerald

about 1800–50

Object Place for Label

United States

Dimensions

11.43 x 24.45 x 24.13 cm (4 1/2 x 9 5/8 x 9 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

64.1885

Medium or Technique

Pewter

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Pewter