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Taperstick

Maker:
Matthew Boulton (British, Birmingham 1728–1809 Birmingham)
Date:
1820–21
Culture:
British, Birmingham
Medium:
Silver
Dimensions:
H. 2 3/8 x W. 3 3/8 in. (6 x 8.6 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Silver
Credit Line:
Gift of Louise and David Braver, 2006
Accession Number:
2006.470.30
Not on view
Inscription: engraved with the crest of Hovenden or Howenden, Ireland
Louise and David Braver (until 2006; to MMA)
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