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Provenance

Ruth Tufts (b. 1751), daughter of Simon and Ruth Tufts, m. Elijah Vose of Milton, Massachusetts, 1784; descended in the family to the donor.

Credit Line

Bequest of Henry W. Cunningham

about 1790

Object Place

Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Catalogue Raisonné

Buhler, 1972, No. 460

Dimensions

14.92 cm (5 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

31.420

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Silver flatware