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Cream jug

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(belongs with 15.944-6). Stippled gilt ground. Two medallions with gold grounds. Cone finial, strap handle and spout with leaf decoration in gilt.

Marks

Marks: 84 and =hand drawn marks= , in rectangles. A man holding a hammer. 1807 with A-T above in a square.

Provenance

Bequest of Katherine C. Pierce to the MFA in 1915 (Accession Date: August 12, 1915)

Credit Line

Bequest of Katherine C. Pierce

Russian (St. Petersburg), 1799

Object Place

St. Petersburg, Russia

Dimensions

14 cm (5 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

15.947a-b

Medium or Technique

Silver, partial gilt, and niello

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Silver