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Fluted Dish

English (London)
1734–35
Marked by Paul Crespin (1694–1770)


Dimensions

Overall: 5 x 24.6 cm (1 15/16 x 9 11/16 in.) Weight: 73 oz (227 g)

Accession Number

2001.51.3

Medium or Technique

Silver (sterling standard), gilt

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Silver

Markings

Struck on reverses with hallmarks (leopard's head, lion passant, date letter for 1734-5) and with maker's mark of Paul Crespin.

Provenance

Probably made for Richard Edgcumbe, Baron Mount Edgcumbe (b. 1680 - d. 1758), Cornwall; after his death, by descent to Richard, Earl of Mount Edgcumbe (1720-95). About 1970, with Lord Sieff. 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)

Credit Line

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