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Inscription

Engraved script NMLS on handle.

Provenance

Nathaniel and Mary Lynde (Walter) Smith, m. November 28, 1797; their foster daughter, Mrs. John S. Harris; her daughter Katherine L. Coolidge, from whom it was bought by John P. Reynolds; given to the donor.

Credit Line

Pauline Revere Thayer Collection

about 1797

Object Place

Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Catalogue Raisonné

Buhler, 1972, No. 408

Dimensions

32.07 cm (12 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

35.1798

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Silver flatware