Straight tapering sides, moulded rim and base. Stepped flat domed cover has wide rim serrated at front. Scroll handle, grooved with slight scroll below, rat-tail drop, moulded hinge, shaped shield tip, dolphin and mask purchase.
Engraved on bottom T/I*E and in later script S. Carter
EW in rectangle on cover and at left of handle
Original owner unknown. 1934, bequest of Annie Bolton MAtthews Bryant to the MFA. (Accession date: Feb 1, 1934)
Bequest of Annie Bolton Matthews Bryant