- Zachariah Brigden (1734–1787)
- ca. 1770–87
- Made in Boston, Massachusetts, United States
- 2 x 2 5/8 in. (5.1 x 6.7 cm)
- Credit Line:
- Bequest of Alphonso T. Clearwater, 1933
- Accession Number:
In addition to vessels for drinking and dining, silversmiths supplied their clients with jewelry and other personal items, such as the shoe buckles depicted in "The American School" by Matthew Pratt (97.29.3). Brigden’s surviving daybooks document his sale of such useful and fashionable accessories.