Friedrich Georg Triesch - Box with Lid, 1840-1842

Friedrich Georg Triesch (active Vienna, 1835 - 1868)

Box with Lid, 1840-1842

Silver, 21.9 x 8.3 x 5.4 cm (8 5/8 x 3 1/4 x 2 1/8 in.) overall

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Object details

Accession number

M21w31.a-b

Provenance

Entered Isabella Stewart Gardner's collection at an unknown date.

Marks

Stamped (side and inside lid): Austrian Assay Office mark, inscribed: "A" [city mark, Vienna], "13" [cipher, 13 loth silver], "1840" [date mark, used 1840-1842]
Stamped (side and inside lid): "FT" [maker's mark of Friedrich Georg Triesch]


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Commentary

Isabella Stewart Gardner kept meticulous records of many of her acquisitions. In keeping with this legacy, object information is continually being reviewed, updated, and enriched in order to give greater access to the collection.

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