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Marriage cup

France
1705–15
Artist Unidentified artist (Swedish)


Object Place: Europe, France

Dimensions

Weight: 8 oz., 11.4 cm (0.5 lb., 4 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

1993.347

Medium or Technique

Metal; silver

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Silver

Marriage cup, on spreading foot, with cast scroll handles

Inscription

Engraved "LOUISE DUCHER"

Markings

Maker's mark IH

Provenance

Elizabeth Parke Firestone (b. 1897 - d. 1990) and Harvey S. Firestone, Jr. (b. 1898 - d. 1973), Akron, OH and Newport, RI; 1993 [see note 3]; gift of the estate of Elizabeth Parke Firestone and Harvey S. Firestone, Jr., to the MFA. (Accession Date: May 26, 1993)

Credit Line

Elizabeth Parke Firestone and Harvey S. Firestone, Jr. Collection