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Creamer

1851–1871
Roswell Gleason and Sons (American, active 1851–1871), Roswell Gleason (American, 1799–1887)


Object Place: Dorchester, Massachusetts

Dimensions

Overall: 16.5 x 14.6 x 9.5 cm (6 1/2 x 5 3/4 x 3 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

2016.763

Medium or Technique

Silver plate

Not On View

Classifications

Silver hollowware

Inscription

Inscribed on bottom: "2949"

Markings

Massachusetts State Seal (Gleason & Sons mark 1851-1871) on bottom

Provenance

Inherited by James F. Smith from his mother, Dorchester, MA; 2016, gift of Smith to the MFA. (Accession Date: December 14, 2016)

Credit Line

Gift of James F. Smith