The covered cup has applied C-scroll handles, a bulbous body with gadrooning on the bottom half, and a two-tiered spool-form foot. The domed lid has ornamental chasing and an urn finial.
"HOWARD / HOWARD [double struck] / STERLING" struck on inside of trumpet foot
Arthur and Elizabeth Bent Stone estate to their companion Annie E. Priest (1872-1972)l by descent to Alma Bent (about 1921-92), Stone cousin; 1979, gift of Alma Bent to the MFA
Gift of Miss Alma Bent