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Provenance

Buhler entry: Original owner unknown; William and Frances Mackay in 1775; probably Tristram Barnard, executor of Frances Mackay's will; his niece Frances Barnard, m. 1831 Thomas Carter Smith; their daughter Frances Barnard (b. 1832) m. thomas Townsend (1826-1880); their daughter Frances Barnard Townsend III (b. 1855), aunt of the donors.

Credit Line

Gift of the Misses Rose and Elizabeth Townsend

1725–30

Object Place

Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Catalogue Raisonné

Buhler, 1972, No. 121

Accession Number

56.673

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Silver hollowware