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Marks

Struck under base with hallmarks (lion's head erased, Britannia, date letter for 1704-5), and with maker's mark of Louis Cuny

Provenance

By 1971, T. A. Bird, Esq; November 24, 1971, sold by T. A. Bird at Christie's, London, lot 70. S. J. Phillips Ltd, London; By 1996, most probably sold by S. J. Phillips 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), 1704–05

Dimensions

Overall: 9.5 x 26.4 x 19.7 cm (3 3/4 x 10 3/8 x 7 3/4 in.) Weight: 77 oz 10 dwt (2410g)

Accession Number

2001.129

Medium or Technique

Silver (Britannia Standard)

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Silver