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Hot-milk jug

Spirally fluted hot-milk jug

Marks

Maker's Mark: Illegible [crowned fleur-de-lys, 2 grains, star at bottom ?]. Charge Mark: a crowned A with laurel and palm branches, 1750-1756.

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. (Accession date: May 26, 1993)

Credit Line

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

French (Paris), 1750–56

Object Place

Paris, France

Accession Number

1993.413

Medium or Technique

Metal; silver

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Silver