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Provenance

Samuel Blagge, m. Sarah Hall, 1786. Blagge was a merchant, listed in the Boston Directory of 1796. He was Swedish consul and a notary public in 1820. Subsequent history unknown. Given to the Museum in 1935 by the collector Pauline Revere Thayer.

Credit Line

Pauline Revere Thayer Collection

1796

Object Place

Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Catalogue Raisonné

Buhler, 1972, No. 407

Dimensions

23.49 cm (9 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

35.1793

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Silver flatware