Artist Pierre Huguet, Canadian, 1749-1817
Title
  • Chrismatory Ampulla
Date between 1790 and 1800
Medium silver
Dimensions Overall: 2 inches (5.1 cm)
Credit Line Founders Society Purchase, Elizabeth, Allan and Warren Shelden Fund
Accession Number 80.9.2
Department American Art before 1950
Not On View
Marks Stamped, on outside just below lip and on lid: SC
On underside: PH
Parish Church of Saint-Constant (Laprairie, Quebec);
Charles de Volpi (Quebec);
1980-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
The Charles de Volpi Collection of Canadian Silver. Sales cat., Phillips Ward-Price Ltd. Toronto, 1979, p. 35, no. 177 (ill.).