John Burt (American, 1692/93–1745/46)
Object Place: Boston, Massachusetts
Overall: 10.3 x 17.1 cm, 0.3 kg (4 1/16 x 6 3/4 in., 0.66 lb.)
Medium or Technique
Manning House (Gallery LG36)
This two raised and undecorated gourd-shaped vessels has a flaring rim. Two cast scrolled handles are affixed at rim and sides.
Engraved in shaded roman letters "M+ Church Plate 1728" on base, with evidence of scribed guide lines.
Marked "I. BURT" within a shaped rectangle on base above center point.
1991, Gift of the First Church in Malden, Congregational.
Gift of the First Church in Malden, Congregational