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Marks

Struck under body and on removable rim with hallmarks (lion's head erased, Britannia, date letter for 1705-6) and with maker's mark of Anthony Nelme; each handle struck with lion's head erased and Britannia.

Provenance

Made for Sir Robert Throckmorton, 3rd Bt (1662-1720). November 17, 1988, sold by an anonymous owner at Sotheby's, London, lot 85, where most probably bought by 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), 1705–06

Dimensions

Overall: 23.2 x 33.5 cm (9 1/8 x 13 3/16 in.) Weight: 96 oz 4 dwt (2992g)

Accession Number

2001.82a-b

Medium or Technique

Silver (Britannia standard)

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Silver