Vase

1851-1871
Roswell Gleason and Sons (American, active 1851–1871), Roswell Gleason (American, 1799–1887)


Dimensions

Overall: 35.6 cm (14 in.)

Accession Number

2013.294

Medium or Technique

Silver plate

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Silver hollowware

Vase with repousse floral decoration.

Inscription

"R.T.G." engraved in cartouche on side

Markings

Unmarked

Provenance

Rebecca T. Gleason (wife of the maker); by descent within the family to Mrs. Frank Bowker; December, 1970, from Mrs. Bowker to her nephew, Charles B. Campbell, Jr.; 2013, gift of Charles B. Cambell, Jr., to the MFA. (Accession Date: March 27, 2013)

Credit Line

Gift of Charles B. Campbell, Jr. in memory of Miss Rachel W. Hall