Object Place: Europe, London, England
H. 9 cm (3 9/16 in.); Diameter of rim: 7.5 cm (2 15/16 in.); Weight: 68 gm (2 oz, 4 dwt)
Medium or Technique
Silver, with glass liner
Not On View
The circular vessel, formed from two pieces of seamed sheet, has flaring sides, a beaded rim, and a beaded bail handle. The sides are pierced and engraved overall with a geometric floral pattern. There is a large broken section in the piercing, and the blue glass liner is a replacement.
Engraved on underside of the silver frame, "A.L.L. 1877".
On underside of silver frame, date letter U; leopard's head crowned; lion passant;
Bequest of Helen S. Coolidge to the MFA; John Gardner Coolidge Collection.
(Accession Date: February 13, 1963)
Bequest of Helen S. Coolidge