Artist Unidentified artist
Object Place: Europe, Paris, France
4.5 x 13 cm (1 3/4 x 5 1/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Large, deep circular wine taster. Shell handle has scrolling at its base, with a circular ring grip below. Engraved: F. Regnaud with some illegible engraving after it.
Maker's Mark: a crown, a palm leaf, a Vor W (?), the rest illegible. Warden's Mark: 1670-1671: a crowned B (Dennis, 284).
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)
Elizabeth Parke Firestone and Harvey S. Firestone, Jr. Collection