Bowl

Irish
1728–29
Marked by Robert Calderwood (free 1727, died in 1766)


Object Place: Dublin, Ireland

Dimensions

H. 8.4 cm (3 5/16 in.); Weight: 522 gm (16 0z 16 dwt)

Accession Number

42.13

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Silver

The plain raised hemispherical bowl has a caulked rim and rests on a molded, seamed foot.

Inscription

ARMORIALS: engraved below rim, athe arms and crest, possibly for Moore.
INSCRIPTIONS: on underside, "17 10"; scratched "11749".

Markings

On underside, maker's mark RC (Bennett, p. 174, no. 416); harp crowned; date letter K

Provenance

Anonymous Gift to the MFA in Memory of Charlotte Beebe Wilbour (1833-1914). (Accession Date: January 8, 1942)

Credit Line

Anonymous gift in memory of Charlotte Beebe Wilbour (1833-1914)