3230
3230
An American Silver Cann, Zachariah Brigden, Boston, circa 1778
Estimate
4,0006,000
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3230
An American Silver Cann, Zachariah Brigden, Boston, circa 1778
Estimate
4,0006,000
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

The Iris Schwartz Collection of American Silver

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An American Silver Cann, Zachariah Brigden, Boston, circa 1778
of baluster form with molded lip, raised on molded spreading foot, and with leaf-capped double-scroll handle, engraved on side with monogram BFG in foliate script, the base engraved B.F.G. above 1778 and J.C.R.C. above 1814
 marked on base Z.Brigden in elongated cartouche (Kane mark A) and scratch weight 13oz 9dwt
height 5 1/4 in.
13.3cm
13oz 4dwt
411g
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Literature

Kane, Patricia E., Colonial Massachusetts Silversmiths and Jewellers, 1998, p. 211.

Decorative Arts Photographic Collection, The Henry Francis du Pont Winterthur Museum, no. 76.2964

Catalogue Note

A companion cann engraved with the same initials is in the collection of the Cleveland Museum of Art. 

The Iris Schwartz Collection of American Silver

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New York