Toy Plate Rack

English (London)
about 1720
Marked by David Clayton (free 1689)


Object Place: Europe, London, England

Dimensions

H. 8.4 cm x W. 3.6 cm x D. 3.6 cm (3 5/16 x 1 7/16 x 1 7/16 in.); Weight: 14.2 gm (9 dwt)

Accession Number

55.979

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Silver

The plate rack consists of a four-pronged bracket on a baluster stem rising from a three-legged stand. It is fabricated from wire and cut sheet.

Markings

On legs, maker's mark DC (Grimwade 452) (repeated on prongs); lion passant.

Provenance

John S. Barnet, Shreve, Crump & Low Co., Theodora Wilbour Fund in Memory of Charlotte Beebe Wilbour. (Accession Date: December 8, 1955)

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Charlotte Beebe Wilbour