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A silver-gilt shallow-cup from a traveling dinner service, the foot with a row of gadroons, the body with applied ribs and two flat scroll handles.

Marks

Warden's Mark: 1694-95, a crowned A (Beuque I #1682 p 191): Outside rim of bowl. Charge Mark: for large work, 1691-98, a capital A with 2 fleurs-de-lys (Beuque I #1699 p 193): Outside rim of bowl. Other: "398" engraved underside of foot.

Credit Line

Elizabeth Parke Firestone and Harvey S. Firestone, Jr. Collection

France (Paris), 1694–95

Object Place

Paris, France

Dimensions

6.5 x 16.9 x 12.2 cm (2 9/16 x 6 5/8 x 4 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

1993.497.3

Medium or Technique

Metal; silver-gilt

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Silver