Tazza

French (Paris)
1694–95
Artist Unidentified artist


Object Place: Europe, Paris, France

Dimensions

7.2 cm (2 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

1993.497.2

Medium or Technique

Metal; silver-gilt

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Silver

A silver-gilt tazza from a traveling service, the foot with a row of gadroons and ribbed knop, a cut and applied sunburst on the underside of the plateau, and a raised gadrooned border.

Markings

Warden's Mark: 1694-95, a crowned A (Beuque I #1682 p 191): Under plateau. Charge Mark: for large work, 1691-98, a capital A with 2 fleurs-de-lys (Beuque I #1699 p 193): Under plateau. Other: "398" struck underside of foot.

Credit Line

Elizabeth Parke Firestone and Harvey S. Firestone, Jr. Collection