Paul Revere, Jr. (American, 1734–1818)
Object Place: Boston, Massachusetts, United States
Buhler, 1972, No. 423
Overall: 3.2 x 1.7 cm (1 1/4 x 11/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Prudence S. and William M. Crozier, Jr. Gallery (Gallery 121)
Engraved in semiscript, slightly below midway on the sides: "Maria Revere Balestier" in script
Revere's daughter Maria (1785-1847), m. Joseph Balestier (d. 1863), consul at Singapore; descended in the family to the donors.
In the collection of Mrs. Henry B. Chapin and Edward H. R. Revere by 1956; to MFA February 9, 1956, gift.
Gift of Mrs. Henry B. Chapin and Edward H.R. Revere