Ewer

mid-18th century


Object Place: Europe, Germany

Accession Number

32.411

Medium or Technique

Metal; pewter

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Pewter

Helmet shaped with bulbous base on splayed foot. Deep cuts in sides of neck to form broad lip and high panel to attach scroll handle. Band of stamped gadrooning around body and foot, narrow stamped band around neck. No marks.

Provenance

1932, Anonymous gift in memory of Charlotte Beebe Wilbour (1883-1914) to the MFA.

Credit Line

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