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Plain, with chased bands at top and bottom of neck. Mate to 92.2846.

Inscription

"The Property of the Church at West Boston"

Marks

"CHURCHILL" on bottom

Provenance

Made for The Church at West Boston; given by the Church in 1892.

Credit Line

Gift of the West Boston Society, West Church

about 1800

Object Place

Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Catalogue Raisonné

Buhler, 1972, No. 471

Accession Number

92.2845

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Silver hollowware