Waiter

English (London)
1735–36
Marked by John White (Dorset, about 1700-1789)


Dimensions

Overall: 2.5 x 15 cm (1 x 5 7/8 in.) Weight: 21 oz 2 dwt (657g)

Accession Number

2001.113.2

Medium or Technique

Silver (sterling standard)

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Silver

Markings

Struck on reverse with hallmarks (leopard's head, lion passant, date letter for 1735-6), and with maker's mark of John White.

Provenance

Made for Thomas, 5th Lord King and Baron of Ockham (1712-79). April 19, 1991, sold by an anonymous owner at Christie's, London, lot 282, where most probably brought 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