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The raised bulbous vessel rests on a cast stepped foot and has a flaring, thickened rim. The leaf-capped handle, cast in two pieces and seamed vertically, has a scrolled terminus.

Inscription

ARMORIALS: engraved on front, the arms of Faneuil. INSCRIPTIONS: scratched on underside "12 oz 11 p"

Marks

On underside, maker's mark TF (Grimwade 2749); date letter O;leopard's head crowned; lion passant.

Provenance

Gift of Mrs. Anna R. Briggs to the MFA. (Accession Date: September 10, 1953)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Anna R. Briggs

English (London), 1729–30

Object Place

London, England

Dimensions

H. 11.7 cm x W. 13 cm x D. 9.5 cm (4 5/8 x 5 1/8 x 3 3/4 in.); Weight: 385.6 gm (12 oz 8 dwt) Weight: 385.6 gm (12 oz 8 dwt)

Accession Number

53.2083

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Silver