User Menu

MFA for Educators

Engage your students with the collections of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, to illustrate themes and concepts in any discipline.

Saucepan

Start collecting

The baluster body has a slightly flaring rim and a small shaped pouring spout. The body is raised from sheet, and the cylindrical mount for the wooden handle, at a right angle to the spout, is formed from seamed sheet. The body has been rehammered.

Inscription

Scrathced "No 267" "oz 2=18" "2133"

Marks

On underside, maker's mark IO (Grimwade 1563); lion's head erased; date letter G; Britannia.

Provenance

Anonymous Gift to the MFA in Memory of Charlotte Beebe Wilbour (1833-1914). (Accession Date: March 2, 1933)

Credit Line

Anonymous gift in memory of Charlotte Beebe Wilbour (1833-1914)

English (London), 1722–23

Object Place

London, England

Dimensions

H. 9.7 cm x W. 15.9 cm x D. 7.7 cm (3 13/16 x 6 1/4 in.); Weight: 96.4 gm (3 oz 2 dwt)

Accession Number

33.118

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Silver