One of a pair of shaped circular deep dishes. Partially fluted with a molded rim and a large crest engraved in the bottom.
Three illegible marks, two on the upper rim, one underneath. The Firestone label gives the date as 1710. Its pair is probably from Paris, dated 1687-1691 (See 1993.522.2). Engraved coat of arms.
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)
Elizabeth Parke Firestone and Harvey S. Firestone, Jr. Collection