From a five-piece tea and coffee service. Applied circular monogram for "MMS", with "S" in the center.
nitials "MMS" are for for Mary Margaret Sullivan, a relative of Lee Born's father.
On underside: "L" in a diamond with a rampant lion / LEBOLT / HAND BEATEN / STERLING / 530
Purchased or given to Mary Margaret Sullivan, a relative of the donor's (Lee Born's) father; by inheritance to donor's father; by inheritance to Lee Born of Cambridge, Massachusetts; 2009, given to the MFA by Lee and Dirck Born (Accession Date: February 25, 2009)
Gift of Lee and Dirck Born