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Beaker

French (Poitiers)
1755–65
Artist Unidentified artist


Object Place: Europe, Poitiers, France

Dimensions

Diameter and weight: 76.2 cm, 0.31 lb., 7.9 cm (30 in., 5 oz., 3 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

1993.410

Medium or Technique

Metal; silver

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Silver

Bell-shaped beaker

Inscription

Engraved P. BOURDEAU around the foot.

Provenance

Elizabeth Parke Firestone (1897-1990) and Harvey S. Firestone, Jr. (1898-1973), Akron, OH and Newport, RI; 1993; gift of the Estate of Elizabeth Parke Firestone and Harvey S. Firestone, Jr. to the MFA. (Accession date: May 26, 1993)

Credit Line

Elizabeth Parke Firestone and Harvey S. Firestone, Jr. Collection