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Broad rim with moulded edge.

Inscription

Engraved with arms of Edward Palmes in feather cartouche.

Marks

Initials "EW" above a fleur-de-lis in a shaped shield

Provenance

Edward Palmes, d. March 21, 1714/15 in New London. 1938, gift of Dr. Franklin S. Newell to MFA. (Accession date: April 14, 1938)

Credit Line

Gift of Dr. Franklin S. Newell

about 1690

Object Place

Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Catalogue Raisonné

Buhler, 1972, No. 65

Dimensions

Overall (dia.): 27.5 cm (10 13/16 in.)l Weight: 14 oz., 18 1/2 dwt.

Accession Number

38.63

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Silver hollowware