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Provenance

Buhler Entry: Henry Flynt (tutor at Harvard College, 1699-1754); his niece Dorothy (Quincy) Jackson; her daughter, Mary (Jackson) Wendell; her daughter Sarah Wendell, m. Rev. Abiel Holmes (Harvard 1792); hwer son, Oliver Wendell Holmes; his son Judge Oliver Wendell Holmes; his nephew, Edward Jackson Holmes.

Credit Line

The Edward Jackson Holmes Collection—Bequest of Mrs. Edward Jackson Holmes

about 1738

Object Place

Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Catalogue Raisonné

Buhler, 1972, No. 182

Accession Number

65.385

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Silver hollowware