Bombilla

probably 1850–1900
Unidentified artist


Object Place: Argentina

Dimensions

1.9 x 22.8 cm (3/4 x 9 in.)

Accession Number

41.408

Medium or Technique

silver

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Silver

The strawlike cylinder has two pairs of twisted incised sections and applied bands. The pierced bulb is flat on one side.

Inscription

None.

Markings

None.

Provenance

Collected in Buenos Aires, Argentina, by Mr. and Mrs. Edmund P. Graves between 1898 and 1913.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Ellen Graves, Mrs. Samuel Cabot and Mrs. Roger Ernst in memory of their father and mother, Mr. and Mrs. Edmund P. Graves