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Toy Saucepan

English (London)
about 1720
Marked by David Clayton (free 1689)


Object Place: Europe, London, England

Dimensions

H. 4 cm x W. 7.8 cm x D. 4.2 cm (1 9/16 x 3 1/16 x 1 5/8 in.) Weight: 19.8 gm (13 dwt)

Accession Number

55.973

Medium or Technique

Silver, wood, ivory

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Collections

Europe

Classifications

Silver

The bulbous pan, formed from two pieces of sheet, has a narrow crimped rim and turned wooden handle mounted on a cylindrical socket.

Inscription

ARMORIALS: engraved on side, the arms of Rockley, Tirrel or Tyrell.

Markings

On underside, maker's mark DC (Grimwade 452); lion passant.

Provenance

John S. Barnet, Shreve, Crump & Low, Co., Boston, Theodora Wilbour Fund in Memory of Charlotte Beebe Wilbour. (Accession Date: December 8, 1955)

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Charlotte Beebe Wilbour