William Thomson (about 1810–1845)
Object Place: New York, New York, United States
9 x 11 cm (3 9/16 x 4 5/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Cup has a seamed body curved inward at the bottom and is set on a ring foot with stamped acanthus decoration. It has a ribbed strap handle and applied rounded bead at the upper rim There are several small dents in the body.
"Catharine Rogers Winthrop" engraved in script on the front of the cup opposite the handle.
Stamped on the bottom "W. Thomson" in script within a rectangle.
Descended through the family to the donor. March 24, 1993, gift of Ada Belle Winthrop-King to MFA
Gift of Ada Belle Winthrop King