User Menu

MFA for Educators

Engage your students with the collections of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, to illustrate themes and concepts in any discipline.

Gold sleeve button

Marks

S:C in oval (from card)

Provenance

Collection of Mrs. E.A. Elton by 1888; to MFA February 1888, bequest. Perhaps Sylvester Gardiner (1708-1786); his daughter Abigail, m. Oliver Whipple; their daughter Hannah, m. Frederick Allen, parents of the donor.

Credit Line

Bequest of Mrs. M. A. Elton

about 1750

Object Place for Label

Exeter, Rhode Island, United States

Object Place

Exeter, Rhode Island, United States

Catalogue Raisonné

Buhler, 1972, No. 490

Accession Number

88.302

Medium or Technique

Gold

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment