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Case for Claret Jug

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Leather case for Claret Jug

Inscription

INSCRIPTIONS: engraved in a cartouche on the side, "Arthur Buckley Esq:/ From/John & Gerald/ Taylor." SCRATCHES: shallowly engraved on the lip of the neck, "24255 cg/cg/-."

Provenance

Presented by John and Gerald Taylor to Arthur Buckley, Esq. [see note 1]; by 1977, with Brand Inglis, Ltd, dealer, London, England; 1977, sold by Brand Inglis to the MFA. (Accession Date: June 8, 1977) NOTES: [1] Engraving on the side of the piece reads: "Arthur Buckley, Esq: / From / John & Gerald / Taylor"

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Charlotte Beebe Wilbour

English (Birmingham), 1897–98

Accession Number

1977.540b

Medium or Technique

Leather

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Silver