Plate

1690–1700
Jeremiah Dummer (American, 1645–1718)


Object Place: Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Catalogue Raisonné

Buhler, 1973, No. 19

Dimensions

Overall: 13.7 cm (5 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

42.225

Medium or Technique

Silver

On View

Manning House (Gallery LG36)

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Silver hollowware

Circular with moulded edge, flat rim, depressed center.

Inscription

Engraved C/ IS on bottom

Markings

ID fleur-de-lis below in heart on rim

Provenance

Probably John and Sarah (Shrimpton) Clarke, m. April 30, 1691. 1919, lent by Philip L Spalding to MFA; 1924, returned; 1928, re-lent; 1940, transferred to Mrs. Spalding; 1942, given to MFA by Mrs. Spalding and children. (Accession date: April 6 and 19, 1942)

Credit Line

The Philip Leffingwell Spalding Collection—Given in his memory by Katharine Ames Spalding and Philip Spalding, Oakes Ames Spalding, and Hobart Ames Spalding