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Sauce Boat

A work made of silver.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of silver.

Date:

c. 1745

Artist:

Jacob Hurd
American, 1702/03–1758
Boston, Masssachusetts

About this artwork

Status

On View, Gallery 167

Department

Arts of the Americas

Artist

Jacob Hurd

Title

Sauce Boat

Origin

Boston

Date

c. 1745

Medium

Silver

Inscriptions

Marked on bottom, in rectangle: HURD Engraved on one side of body: a Saracen’s head wreathed with a ribbon couped at the shoulders

Dimensions

11.1 × 20.3 × 11.1 cm (4 3/8 × 8 × 4 3/8 in.); 397.5 g

Credit Line

Purchased with funds provided by the Antiquarian Society

Reference Number

1954.134

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