Artist Laurent Amiot, Canadian, 1764-1839
  • Ciborium
Date between 1800 and 1810
Medium silver
Dimensions Overall: 10 × 5 inches (25.4 × 12.7 cm)
Credit Line Founders Society Purchase, Robert H. Tannahill Fund
Accession Number 69.297
Department American Art before 1950
Not On View
Marks Stamped, under foot, in oval: LA
(reportedly) Saint-Thomas de Montmagny (Montmagny County, Quebec, Canada);
Jean Octeau (Montreal, Quebec, Canada);
1969-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Bulletin of the DIA 48 (1969): p. 36 (ill.).

Fox, Ross Allan C. Quebec and Related SIlver at the Detroit Institute of Arts. Detroit,1978, pp. 35-37.