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Bowl

Maker:
Charles Townsend (active 1770–85)
Date:
ca. 1770–85
Culture:
Irish, Dublin
Medium:
Silver
Dimensions:
2 3/4 × 5 1/8 in. (7 × 13 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Silver
Credit Line:
Bequest of Mary Strong Shattuck, 1935
Accession Number:
35.80.137
Not on view
Marking: [1] harp crowned (Dublin assay office mark);
[2] Hibernia (duty mark);
[3] CT, in rectangle (maker's mark for Charles Townsend).

Location of marks:
All on bottom.
Mary Strong Shattuck (until 1935; bequeathed to MMA)
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