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Chased plaque, rectangular, repousse and chased with a classical military scene

Inscription

FP on sword of soldier in left center foreground.

Marks

Maker's mark: crowned fleur de lys, two grains, letters MB seperated by a chalice

Provenance

Elizabeth Parke Firestone (1897-1990) and Harvey S. Firestone, Jr. (1898-1973), Akron, OH and Newport, RI; 1993; gift of the Estate of Elizabeth Parke Firestone and Harvey S. Firestone, Jr. (Accession date: May 26, 1993)

Credit Line

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

French, 1542–43

Object Place

France

Dimensions

13.1 x 20.2 cm (5 3/16 x 7 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

1993.457

Medium or Technique

Metal; silver

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Silver