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Marks

Underneath rim, individual rectangular reserves are stamped with the letters "M"; "C"; "O"; [device]; "O". Another mark underneath the rim on the opposite side is stamped "J * E * O, C, or G."

Provenance

With Alphonse Jax, New York, before April 14, 1975; sold to Landon Clay, April 14, 1975; loan to the MFA, 1985, and given in 2003.

Credit Line

Gift of Lavinia and Landon T. Clay

Object Place for Label

South America

Dimensions

Overall: 7 x 35.6 cm, 1031.1 gm (2 3/4 x 14 in., 2.3 lb.)

Accession Number

2003.782

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Silver hollowware