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Marks

Inscribed in base: "Alice Coburn / May 20th 1885."; Stamped in base: "[lion] [anchor] [sailboat] / STERLING / 201"; Stamped on underside of foot rim: "& OTHER METALS"

Provenance

Purchased by V. Stephen Vaughan, Chelsea, MA, at the Brimfield Antiques Show; 2010, given by Vaughan to the MFA

Credit Line

Gift of V. Stephen Vaughan in memory of his grandmothers, Daisy New Stephens and Ethel Bland Vaughan

1885

Object Place

Providence, Rhode Island

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 6.7 x 11.7 cm (2 5/8 x 4 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

2010.999

Medium or Technique

Silver, copper, and other mixed metals; interior is gilded

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Silver hollowware