Artist Pierre Huguet, Canadian, 1749-1817
  • 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 80.9.3
Department American Art before 1950
Not On View
Marks Stamped, on underside: PH
Inscriptions Stamped, on outside just below lip and on lid: OC
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.).