Jeremiah Dummer (American, 1645–1718)
Object Place: Boston, Massachusetts, United States
Buhler, 1972, No. 13
18.26 cm (7 3/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Stem rectangular in section thinner at rather sharply curved short trifid tip (point at one side broken, the center bent forward). Very worn elliptical bowl stamped with rounded drop in grooved rattail, scroll and foliate design shown in other examples to taper at tip, each scroll lined with a row of dots.
Engraved on back, RB / RS / 1685 added on front in script L.R.P.
ID fleur-de-lis below in heart in bowl, heart pointing to handle
Buhler catalogue: Unknown.
The Philip Leffingwell Spalding Collection—Given in his memory by Katharine Ames Spalding and Philip Spalding, Oakes Ames Spalding, and Hobart Ames Spalding