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Powder horn

about 1760


Object Place: Europe, England

Dimensions

26.67 cm (10 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

64.1904

Medium or Technique

Horn, mahogany

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Sculpture

Turned tip, base colored with mahogany. Engraved PBrown in banner over royal arms and supporters, below motto scroll are geometric designs over windmill and building in landscape.

Provenance

By 1964, Agnes Blake (Mrs. Stephen S.) FitzGerald (b. 1876), Boston; 1964, bequest of Mrs. Fitzgerald to the MFA. (Accession date: October 13, 1964)

Credit Line

Bequest of Mrs. Stephen S. FitzGerald