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Raised body, flat bottom, drawn foot, stamped bead at neck and foot joints, rounded bead at upper rim, three minor dimples on shoulder, floral and foliate repoussé decoration on body, inscription within cartouche on front, hollow scrolled handle with plain thumbpiece.

Inscription

On front with a cartouche "Presented to / James Hussey / by the / Operative of No.1 Dressin g Room / Great Falls Dec. 30th 1852"

Credit Line

Gift of Malcolm Parkes Hunt

about 1850

Object Place

Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

21.4 x 13.5 x 11.5 cm (8 7/16 x 5 5/16 x 4 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

1999.64.21

Medium or Technique

Coin silver

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Silver hollowware