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Covered soup tureen

about 1830
Possibly made by Obadiah Rich (1809–1888)


Object Place: Boston, Massachusetts

Dimensions

Overall: 13 x 14 1/2 x 11 1/8 in. (33 x 36.8 x 28.3 cm)

Accession Number

2013.1656a-b

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Silver hollowware

Boston, Massachusetts

Markings

Stamped into the base of the piece: "BOSTON" and "STERLING"

Provenance

December 2006, sold at Firestone and Parsons, Boston, to Mr. and Mrs. Stuart Feld, New York; 2013, gift of the Felds to the MFA. (Accession Date: November 20, 2013)

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Stuart P. Feld