Artist Laurent Amiot, Canadian, 1764-1839
  • Censer
Date 1804
Medium metal, silver
Dimensions Overall (width includes chain): 9 1/8 × 38 1/4 inches (23.2 × 97.2 cm)
Credit Line Founders Society Purchase, with funds from Robert H. Tannahill
Accession Number 57.145
Department American Art before 1950
Not On View
Marks Stamped, twice under foot, in oval: LA
Church of Saint-Cuthbert (Berthier County, Quebec, Canada);
H. Baron (Montreal, Quebec, Canada);
1957-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Fox, Ross. French Canadian Liturgical Silver.” Bulletin of the DIA, 52 (1973): pp. 38-40.