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Wine cup

French (Rouen)
1650–60
Jean Louis, Formerly attributed to Unidentified artist


Dimensions

Weight: 10 oz., 16.2 cm (0.62 lb., 6 3/8 in.) Bottom base: 3 1/8 in.; Top: 3 3/8 in.

Accession Number

1993.466

Medium or Technique

Metal; silver

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Silver

Wine goblet. Initials EH and R BS surround laurel wreath and three stars in the center of cup.

Inscription

maker's mark only IL

Provenance

Elizabeth Parke Firestone (1897-1990) and Harvey S. Firestone, Jr. (1898-1973), 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