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Marks

Struck under base with hallmarks (lion's head erased, Britannia, date letter for 1729-30), and with maker's mark of Paul de Lamerie

Provenance

By 1985, Miss M. Richardson; May 23/30 1985, sold by Miss M. Richardson at Sotheby's, London, lot 62. Spink & Son Ltd, London; By 1996, most probably sold by Spink & Son 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

English (London), 1729–30

Dimensions

Overall: 16 x 12 x 12 cm (6 5/16 x 4 3/4 x 4 3/4 in.) Weight: 34 oz 2 dwt (1062g)

Accession Number

2001.121.2

Medium or Technique

Silver (Britannia standard)

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Silver