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Egg-shaped, ribbed bowl, stem with looped strapwork and half-trefoil tip, "R from JS" on back.

Inscription

"R from JS" on back of stem

Provenance

From donor's collection

Credit Line

Gift of Malcolm Parkes Hunt

about 1850

Object Place

Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

5.2 x 27.6 cm (2 1/16 x 10 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

1999.64.16

Medium or Technique

Coin silver

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Silver flatware