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Marks

Struck on reverse with hallmarks (leopard's head, lion passant, date letter for 1732-3), and with maker's mark of Edward Cornock.

Provenance

June 24, 1942, sold by an anonymous owner at Christie's, London, lot 52. Thomas Lumley Ltd, London. May 23, 1990, sold by an anonymous owner at Christie's, London, lot 196. 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), 1732–33

Dimensions

Overall: 2.7 x 44.4 cm (1 1/16 x 17 1/2 in.) Weight: 80 oz 12 dwt (2509g)

Accession Number

2001.110

Medium or Technique

Silver (sterling standard)

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Silver