Sauceboat

about 1760
Benjamin Burt (American, 1729–1805)


Object Place: Massachusetts, United States

Catalogue Raisonné

Eighteenth-Century American Arts No. 147; Buhler, 1972, No. 302

Dimensions

20 cm (7 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

39.229

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Silver hollowware

Provenance

Buhler Entry: Richard Derby, m. Mary Hodges, 1734; their son Elias Hasket Derby (1739-1799), m. Elizabeth Crowninshield; their daughter Elizabeth, m. Nathaniel West and was divorced, resuming her maiden name; descended in the family to Mrs. William P. Derby, from whom it was bought.

Credit Line

The M. and M. Karolik Collection of Eighteenth-Century American Arts