Cream Jug

English (London)
1721–22
Marked by David Willaume I (British, 1658–about 1741)


Dimensions

Overall: 10.5 x 10.2 x 5.4 cm (4 1/8 x 4 x 2 1/8 in.) Weight: 7 oz 18 dwt (247g)

Accession Number

2001.90

Medium or Technique

Silver (sterling standard), gilt

On View

Alan and Simone Hartman Galleries (Gallery 241A)

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Silver-gilt

Markings

Struck on rim by handle with hallmarks (leopard's head, lion passant, date letter for 1721-22) and with maker's mark of David Willaume I.

Provenance

By 1996, 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