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Beaker

Bell-shaped beaker on domed foot, with molded rim and mid-rib, applied beneath with strapwork

Inscription

Engraved R.D.L.

Provenance

By 1926, Madame Rene Fouret, Paris [see note 1]. Elizabeth Parke Firestone (1897-1990) and Harvey S. Firestone, Jr. (1898-1973), Akron, OH and Newport, RI; 1993; gift of the Estate of Elizabeth Parke Firestone and Harvey S. Firestone, Jr. to the MFA. (Accession date: May 26, 1993) Notes: [1] 1926, exhibited at the Musee des Arts Decoratifs, Paris, cat. #375 (Coll. Madame Rene Fouret).

Credit Line

Elizabeth Parke Firestone and Harvey S. Firestone, Jr. Collection

French (Montargis), 1737

Object Place

France

Accession Number

1993.262

Medium or Technique

Metal; silver

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Silver