• Chinese Export Porcelain Openwork Basket with Pitt Armorial
    Chinese Export Porcelain Openwork Basket with Pitt Armorial
  • Bombe Desk and Bookcase
    Bombe Desk and Bookcase
  • The Landing of the Pilgrims
    The Landing of the Pilgrims
  • Side Chairs
    Side Chairs
  • Penn's Treaty with the Indians
    Penn's Treaty with the Indians
 
  • Artist/Maker Myers, Myer (1723-1795)
  • Date Made c.1785
  • Place Made
  • Materials Metals; Silver (Weight: 48 oz. 11 dwt. (1510 gm)
  • Measurements
  • Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Ebenezer Breed
  • Room
  • Accession # 1972.0038

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Myer Myers, one of America’s finest silversmiths, was born in New York City in 1723, the eldest son of Solomon and Judith Myers, who had emigrated from Holland.