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The plain raised hemispherical bowl has a caulked rim and rests on a molded, seamed foot.

Inscription

ARMORIALS: engraved below rim, athe arms and crest, possibly for Moore. INSCRIPTIONS: on underside, "17 10"; scratched "11749".

Marks

On underside, maker's mark RC (Bennett, p. 174, no. 416); harp crowned; date letter K

Provenance

Anonymous Gift to the MFA in Memory of Charlotte Beebe Wilbour (1833-1914). (Accession Date: January 8, 1942)

Credit Line

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

Irish, 1728–29

Object Place

Dublin, Ireland

Dimensions

H. 8.4 cm (3 5/16 in.); Weight: 522 gm (16 0z 16 dwt)

Accession Number

42.13

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Silver