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Circular dish

One of a pair of shallow shaped circular dishes with a molded rim. There is an erased crest below the molding on the rim.

Inscription

Warden's Mark: Indistinct, probably a crowned F, possibly 1722-1723 (Dennis, 55). Charge Mark: indistinct. Other: a small swan in an oval (Tardy, p. 179); an indistinct mark: a crowned diamond(?).

Provenance

Elizabeth Parke Firestone (b. 1897 - d. 1990) and Harvey S. Firestone, Jr. (b. 1898 - d. 1973), Akron, OH and Newport, RI; 1993 [see note 3]; 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 (Paris), 1769

Object Place

Paris, France

Accession Number

1993.529.2

Medium or Technique

Metal; silver

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Silver