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Salt , one of a pair

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Provenance

Buhler Entry: Jonathan Bliss (Harvard 1763); his son William Blowers Bliss, m. Elizabeth, granddaughter of goldsmith John Blowers and daughter of Sampson Salter Blowers; their daughter Elizabeth, m. William Hunter Odell; their daughter (d. 1937), gave this piece to G.M. Odell from whom it was bought in April 1955 for $75.

Credit Line

Decorative Arts Special Fund

about 1770

Object Place

Massachusetts, United States

Catalogue Raisonné

Buhler, 1972, No. 328

Accession Number

55.210

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Silver hollowware