Sauceboat

English (London)
1735–36


Dimensions

Overall: 11.6 x 24 x 11.5 cm (4 9/16 x 9 7/16 x 4 1/2 in.) Weight: 91 oz 10 dwt (2848g)

Accession Number

2001.55.4

Medium or Technique

Silver (sterling standard)

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Silver

Markings

Struck under bases with hallmarks (leopard's head, lion passant, date letter for 1735-6) and with maker's mark of Paul Crispin.

Provenance

Made for Archibald Philip Primrose, 5th Earl of Rosebery (1847-1929); February 28, 1991, sold by the 5th Earl of Rosebery's Trust Settlement at Sotheby's, London, lot 206, 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