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Dish, Vegetable

Description

Pair of lidded silver vegetable dishes with crown finials. Engraved with Bonaparte coat of arms. Made in Baltimore, Maryland by Samuel Kirk & Son.

Date

1837

Materials

Silver

Dimensions

7.5 H x 10.5 W inches

Object ID

1987.133.156.1.1a,b; 1987.133.156.1.2a,b

Resource ID

8136

Notes

These covered entree dishes are engraved, "S.M.B. 1837" on the bottom. The initials are those of Susan May Williams, Mrs. Jerome Napoleon Bonaparte, Elizabeth's daughter-in-law.

Credit Line

Gift of John J. Neubauer, Jr

Digital Publisher

Digital resource provided by the Maryland Center for History and Culture

Rights

This digital image is made available here for private study, scholarship, and research. Commercial and other uses are prohibited without the permission of the Maryland Center for History and Culture. For more information, visit the MCHC’s Reproductions and Permissions web page.