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Provenance

According to the source and a note accompanying the object, this was a wedding gift from William Perley of Berlin Corner, Vermont, to J. Edward Bosworth and Susan M. Strong on their wedding day, October 22, 1846. It passed by descent through the family to Ernest L. Brown; to his neice Mrs. R.P. Geer; to the MFA, December 1972, purchase.

Credit Line

Benjamin Pierce Cheney Fund

about 1846

Object Place

New England, United States

Dimensions

21.91 cm (8 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

1972.1023

Medium or Technique

Glass; free blown

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Glass