Artist Henricus Boelen, American, 1697-1755
Title
  • Covered Bowl
Date ca.1750
Medium silver
Dimensions Overall (bowl): 4 3/8 × 2 7/8 inches (11.1 × 7.3 cm)
Overall (cover): 4 1/8 × 1 3/8 inches (10.5 × 3.5 cm)
Credit Line Founders Society Purchase, Gibbs-Williams Fund
Accession Number 39.601
Department American Art before 1950
On View American: Whitby Hall, Corrider Gallery W262, Level 2 (see map)
Marks Stamped, on the bottom, in a shield: I B
Inscriptions Engraved, on the bottom: J B M
[John and Mary Bayard formerly in the Winthrop Family]
1939-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Bulletin of the DIA 24, 2 (1944): p. 20 (ill.).

French, English, and American Silver. Exh. cat., Minneapolis Institute of Arts. Minneapolis, 1956, no. 171.

Colonial Silversmiths: Masters and Apprentices. Exh. cat., Museum of Fine Arts, Boston. Boston, 1962, no. 171.