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Bottle Ticket

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Each ticket is a slightly curved oval piece of sheet, pierced with two holes so that it can hang from the plain chain. A bright-cut border defines the edge.

Inscription

Engraved on front of label, "TARRAGON".

Marks

On back each, maker's mark IR (Grimwade 3678); sovereign's head; lion passant;

Provenance

Anonymous Gift to the MFA in Memory of Charlotte Beebe Wilbour (1833-1914). (Accession Date: April 11, 1940)

Credit Line

Anonymous gift in memory of Charlotte Beebe Wilbour (1833-1914)

Caster Label " Tarragon"

English (London), 1790

Object Place

London, England

Dimensions

H. 1.7 cm (11/16 in.); L. 2.7 cm (1 1/16 in.) Weight: 5.7 gm (4 dwt)

Accession Number

40.197

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Silver