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Sundial

French (Paris)
about 1685-1715
Michael Butterfield (born in England, 1634/35, died in Paris,1724)


Object Place: Europe, Paris, France

Dimensions

Weight: 0.5 oz., 4.4 x 5.2 cm (0.03 lb., 1 3/4 x 2 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

1993.314a

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Silver

Sun dial in case

Markings

Signed Butterfield

Provenance

Elizabeth Parke Firestone (b. 1897 - d. 1990) and Harvey S. Firestone, Jr. (b. 1898 - d. 1973), Akron, OH and Newport, RI; 1993; gift of the estate of Elizabeth Parke Firestone and Harvey S. Firestone, Jr., to the MFA. (Accession Date: May 26, 1993)

Credit Line

Elizabeth Parke Firestone and Harvey S. Firestone, Jr. Collection