Marked by Paul Crespin (1694–1770)
Overall: 21 x 20.2 x 10.8 cm (8 1/4 x 7 15/16 x 4 1/4 in.) Gross weight: 30 oz 14 dwt (957g)
Medium or Technique
Silver (sterling standard), fruitwood
Alan and Simone Hartman Galleries (Gallery 241A)
Struck under base with hallmarks (leopard's head, lion passant, date letter for 1736-7) and with maker's mark of Paul Crespin, the cover struck with lion passant.
Spink & Son Ltd, London; By 1996, most probably sold by Spink & Son to Alan and Simone Hartman, New York, NY; 2001, gift of Alan and Simone Hartman. (Accession date: February 21, 2001)
Gift of Alan and Simone Hartman and Harriet J. Bradbury Fund