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Egg cup

One of a pair of egg cups with wheat sheaf stems

Provenance

By 1954, Ricardo Espirito Santo [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] 1954, exhibited "Tresor de la Cour du Portugal," Musee des Arts Decoratifs, Paris (Coll. Ricardo Espirito Santo)

Credit Line

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

French (Provins), 1767–77

Object Place

Paris, France

Accession Number

1993.328.1

Medium or Technique

Metal; silver

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Silver