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Beaker

Beaker, with later inscription

Inscription

maker's mark only (LPC) The inscription (later date) around reads: "SI DIEU EST POUR VOUS QUI SERAT CONTRE NOUS."

Provenance

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)

Credit Line

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

France, last quarter of 16th century

Object Place

France

Accession Number

1993.398

Medium or Technique

Metal; silver

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Silver