Ladle

about 1750
Samuel Edwards (American, 1705–1762)


Object Place: Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Catalogue Raisonné

Buhler, 1972, No. 204

Dimensions

33.5 cm (13 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

37.265

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Silver flatware

Inscription

Engraved Storer crest on back of bowl toward handle and above center point.

Provenance

Ebenezer and Mary (Edwards) Storer, m. 1723; their daughter Mary (b. 1725), m. Edward Green, March 23, 1757 and left no issue; her niece Susanna Storer (1782-1853) and Rev. Asa Eaton, m. 1813; "AWS" who made the gift to their grandson, the donor, remains unidentified.

Credit Line

Gift of William Storer Eaton