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Marks

Struck on reverse with hallmarks (leopard's head, lion passant, date letter for 1727-8), and with maker's mark of Thomas Farren.

Provenance

Made for Robert Knight (1702-1772). By 1937, J. P. Morgan, 12 Grosvenor Square, London and Wall Hall, Hertfordshire; by descent to Henry S. Morgan; by descent to Mrs. Catherine A. Morgan; April 18, 1989, sold by the Estate of Mrs. Catherine A. Morgan at Christie's, New York, lot 570, 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), 1727–28

Dimensions

Overall: 5.4 x 42.5 cm (2 1/8 x 16 3/4 in.) Weight: 60 oz 4 dwt (1872g)

Accession Number

2001.108

Medium or Technique

Silver (sterling standard)

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Silver