Chafing dish

about 1740
Thomas Edwards (American, 1795–1869)


Object Place: Massachusetts, United States

Catalogue Raisonné

Buhler, 1972, No. 141

Accession Number

56.670

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Silver hollowware

Provenance

Buhler entry: Ebenezer and Mary (Edwards) Storer, m. 1723; their daughter Elizabeth, m. Isaac Smith, 1746; their son William, m. Hannah Carter, 1787; their son Thomas Carter (or Smith???, m. Frances Barnard, 1831; their daughter Frances Barnard, m. Thomas Davis Townsend, 1854; their son, William Smith Townsend, father of the donors.

Credit Line

Gift of the Misses Rose and Elizabeth Townsend