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"Modernist" compote

1928
Reed and Barton (founded in 1827)


Object Place: Taunton, Massachusetts

Dimensions

Overall: 18.7 x 17.1 x 13.7 cm (7 3/8 x 6 3/4 x 5 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

2014.1425

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Silver

Markings

"REED & BARTON [in an arch]
[bird] R [in shield] [lion]
STERLING [in inverted arc]
1020
[eagle]

Provenance

By 2003, owned by Historical Design (gallery), New York, New York; April 21, 2003, sold by Daniel Morris of Historical Design 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