Caster Label "Walnut"
Marked by John Robins (free 1771, died in 1831)
Object Place: Europe, London, England
H. 1.7 cm (11/16 in.); L. 2.8 cm (1 1/8 in.); Weight: 2.8 gm (2 dwt)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Each ticket is a slightly curved oval piece of sheet, pierced with two holes so that it can hang from the plain chain. A bright-cut border defines the edge.
Engraved on front of label, "WALNUT".
On back each, maker's mark IR (Grimwade 3678); sovereign's head; lion passant;
Anonymous Gift to the MFA in Memory of Charlotte Beebe Wilbour (1833-1914). (Accession Date: April 11, 1940)
Anonymous gift in memory of Charlotte Beebe Wilbour (1833-1914)