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Inscription

"1809" stamped on handle side.

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

possibly about 1809

Dimensions

20.32 x 2.54 x 5.08 cm (8 x 1 x 2 in.)

Accession Number

64.1892

Medium or Technique

Pewter

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Pewter