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Measure: shaped body on molded base with enlarged mouth; flat cover with thumb piece extended in form of a rams head. Strap handle slightly curved.

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Bequest of Bessie Paine Bigelow

Swiss, 1609

Object Place

Switzerland

Dimensions

33.5 cm (13 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

24.207

Medium or Technique

Metal; pewter

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Pewter