Chalice and paten

France (Paris)
1682–83
Possibly by Denis Patu


Object Place: Europe, Paris, France

Dimensions

Height of chalice: 26.7 cm (10 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

1993.506a-b

Medium or Technique

Silver gilt, painted enamel on silver

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Silver

Silver-gilt and enamel chalice and paten

Markings

Maker's mark on underside of base (barely legible): possibly "D"; Paris warden's mark for 1682/83

Provenance

By 1972, with S. J. Phillips, London; 1972, sold by Phillips to Elizabeth Parke Firestone; Elizabeth Parke Firestone (b. 1897 - d. 1990) and Harvey S. Firestone, Jr. (b. 1898 - d. 1973), Akron, OH and Newport, RI; 1993; gift of the estate of Elizabeth Parke Firestone and Harvey S. Firestone, Jr., to the MFA. (Accession Date: May 26, 1993)

Credit Line

Elizabeth Parke Firestone and Harvey S. Firestone, Jr. Collection