Soup Tureen

English (London)
1736–37
Marked by Paul de Lamerie (Dutch (active in England) 1688–1751)


Dimensions

Overall: 24.6 x 42 x 25.5 cm (9 11/16 x 16 9/16 x 10 1/16 in.) Weight: 134 oz 18 dwt (4197g)

Accession Number

2001.59a-b

Medium or Technique

Sterling silver

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Silver

Markings

Struck under bases with hallmarks (leopard's head, lion passant, date letter for 1736-7) and with maker's mark of Paul de Lamerie.

Provenance

By 1996, with S. J. Phillips Ltd., London; by 1996, most probably sold by S. J. Phillips 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