Marked by Simon Pantin I (about 1680–1728)
Overall: 25 x 21.6 x 11.5 cm (9 13/16 x 8 1/2 x 4 1/2 in.) Gross weight: 31 oz (965g)
Medium or Technique
Silver (Britannia standard), fruitwood
Not On View
Struck under base with hallmarks (lion's head erased, Britannia, date letter for 1715-6) and with maker's mark of Simon Pantin; the cover with lion's head erased and maker's mark of Simon Pantin.
May 23, 1990, sold by an anonymous owner at Christie's, London, lot 216, where most probably bought by Alan and Simone Hartman, New York, NY; 2001, gift of Alan and Simone Hartman. (Accession date: February 21, 2001)
Gift of Alan and Simone Hartman and Harriet J. Bradbury Fund