Baptismal basin

communion bowl

about 1850
Roswell Gleason (American, 1799–1887)


Object Place: Dorchester, Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

Overall: 14 x 20.6 x 13 cm (5 1/2 x 8 1/8 x 5 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

1973.33

Medium or Technique

Silver plate

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Silver hollowware

Markings

Marked "ROSWELL GLEASON" on underside of bowl.

Provenance

1973, gift of the First Church of Newton, Mass. to the MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of the First Church in Newton