Urn

French (Paris)
1787
Marked by Jacques-Charles Mongenot


Object Place: Europe, Paris, France

Dimensions

28.8 cm (11 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

27.535

Medium or Technique

Metal

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Silver

Splayed base with repoussé border. molded rim and midband. Repoussé decoration of leaves around base of body and floral scrolls around top with beaded medallions, in one H C H in script. Angular handles with decoration and long leaf drop (one handle loose).

Provenance

Swan Collection. 1927, bequest of Miss Elizabeth Howard Bartol to the MFA.

Credit Line

Swan Collection—Bequest of Miss Elizabeth Howard Bartol