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English (London)
1731–32
Marked by Paul de Lamerie (Dutch (active in England) 1688–1751)


Dimensions

Overall: 8 x 3 x 23.2 cm (3 1/8 x 1 3/16 x 9 1/8 in.) Weight: 40 oz 4 dwt (1253 g)

Accession Number

2001.49

Medium or Technique

Silver (Britannia standard)

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Collections

Europe

Classifications

Silver

Markings

Struck under base with hallmarks (lion's head erased, Britannia, date letter for 1731-32) and with maker's mark of Paul de Lamerie.

Provenance

Possibly made for Maxwell family of Pollock House, Renfrewshire. October 19, 1990, sold by an anonymous owner at Phillips, London, lot 201. E. & C. T. Koopman Ltd, London; By 1996, most probably sold by E. & C. T. Koopman 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