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English (London)
1735–36
Marked by John Pero (first mark entered 1717)


Dimensions

Overall: 28 x 32.5 x 28 cm (11 x 12 13/16 x 11 in.) Weight: 90 oz (2799g)

Accession Number

2001.52

Medium or Technique

Silver (sterling standard)

On View

Alan and Simone Hartman Galleries (Gallery 241A)

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Silver

Markings

Struck on reverses with hallmarks (leopard's head, lion passant, date letter for 1735-6) and with maker's mark of John Pero.

Provenance

By 1993, Dr. Julius Grant; June 10, 1993, sold by the Executors of the late Dr. Julius Grant at Sotheby's, London, lot 421, where most probably bought by Alan and Simone Hartman, New York, NY; 2001, gift of Alan and Simone Hartman. (Accession date: February 21, 2001)

Credit Line

Gift of Alan and Simone Hartman and Harriet J. Bradbury Fund