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Measure: shaped body on molded base; enlarged mouth with lugs as chain supports; flat cover with double acorn thumb piece; strap handle.

Provenance

1924, bequest of Bessie Paine Bigelow through Prescott Bigelow to the MFA.

Credit Line

Bequest of Bessie Paine Bigelow

Swiss, 18th century

Object Place

Switzerland

Accession Number

24.195

Medium or Technique

Metal; pewter

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Pewter