Requires Photography

Compote

designed 1928; made 1929
Reed and Barton (founded in 1827)


Object Place: Taunton, Massachusetts

Dimensions

Overall: 8.3 x 20.6 cm (3 1/4 x 8 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

2014.1422

Medium or Technique

Sterling silver

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Silver

Markings

Hallmark for company: eagle R in a shield and lion

Provenance

By 2008, owned by Greg Nanamura (dealer), New York, New York; March 13, 2008, sold to John Axelrod, Boston, Massachusetts; 2008, promised gift of John Axelrod to the Museum; 2014, gift of Axelrod to the MFA. (Accession date: October 29, 2014)

Credit Line

The John Axelrod Collection