Pepper Box

A work made of silver.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of silver.

Date:

1725/50

Artist:

Moody Russell
American, 1694–1761
Barnstable, Massachusetts

About this artwork

On View

American Art, Gallery 165

Artist

Moody Russell

Title

Pepper Box

Origin

Barnstable

Date

c. 1725–1750

Medium

Silver

Inscriptions

Maker's mark on bottom, in rectangle: MR Engraved on bottom: B / SM

Dimensions

7.6 × 5.1 × 2.5 cm (3 5/8 × 2 1/2 × 1 1/2 in.); 66.9 g

Credit Line

Restricted gift of Mrs. Burton W. Hales

Reference Number

1988.312a-b

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