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Second-course dish with cover

One of a pair of second-course dishes and fluted domed covers with vegetal finials, the borders of the dishes engraved with the Russian Imperial Arms

Inscription

struck with St. Petersburg marks for 176? Engraved No. 12?

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

1757

Object Place

Paris, France

Accession Number

1993.495.2a-b

Medium or Technique

Metal; silver

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Silver