Jar

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1850

GUSN

GUSN-45658

Description

Round pewter jar and domed screw-on cover with fixed arch handle. Four notches around base.

Details

Descriptive Terms

jars
pewter (tin alloy)
tin (metal)
Jar, Food-storage

Inscription

"90 ---- 10"/ (flower design) / "No. (?)" (stamped)
"ALL ________ES/ PARIS/ IRV__ MARTIN" (inside oval)

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

Paris, France

Dimensions

7 1/2 x 4 1/4 x 3 3/4 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift from Mr. H. Wade White

Accession Number

1954.156

Places

Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Paris (Ville de Paris department, Île-de-France, France)