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Circular tary on splayed foot; reeded edges.

Inscription

"RB to MV"

Marks

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

Provenance

1939, lent by Mrs. Robert D. Weston to MFA; 1952, re-lent; 1952, returned; to Melville Weston; 1958, gift of Melville Weston to MFA. (Accession date: March 13, 1958)

Credit Line

Gift of Melville Weston in memory of Anstiss Weston

about 1700

Object Place

Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Catalogue Raisonné

Buhler, 1972, No. 68

Dimensions

Overall (h x dia of rim): 4.1 x 14.6 cm (1 5/8 x 5 3/4 in.); Other (Dia of foot): 7 cm (2 3/4 in.); Weight: 4 oz., 9 1/2 dwt.

Accession Number

58.333

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Silver hollowware