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.

Right half of escutcheon

Start collecting

Silhouette of a man facing front with a feather headress. In right hand a sceptre (tip broken) in left a sword. Keyhole in body. Straight base. Engraving indicating hair, collar, epaullets, sword hilt, stockings and decorative band on coat. Mark I M twice on band. Mate to 33.201.

Credit Line

Anonymous gift in memory of Charlotte Beebe Wilbour (1833-1914)

early 18th century

Object Place for Label

probably Canada

Dimensions

9.52 cm (3 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

33.202

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Silver