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.

Paten [mate to chalice]

Start collecting

The paten is a shallow, circular silver-gilt plate with three applied feet.

Inscription

None.

Marks

None.

Provenance

Originally made as a commission but never sold, the chalice and paten descended to the artist’s wife, Judith Skoogfors, who made it a gift.

Credit Line

Gift of Judith Skoogfors

Copyright

Reproduced with permission.

1968

Object Place

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States

Dimensions

2 cm (13/16 in.)

Accession Number

1999.131.2

Medium or Technique

gold plated sterling silver

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Metalwork