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Marks

Struck on rim by handle and interior of cover with hallmarks (leopard's head, lion passant, date letter for 1726-7) and with maker's mark of Thomas Tearle; the handle struck with maker's mark of Thomas Tearle

Provenance

By 1988, J. Harold Crang, Toronto, Canada; June 16, 1988 sold by the Estate of J. Harold Crang at Sotheby's, New York, lot 192. S. J. Shrubsole Corp., New York; by 1996, most probably sold by S. J. Shrubsole 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), 1726–27

Dimensions

Overall: 23.4 x 21.6 x 15.2 cm (9 3/16 x 8 1/2 x 6 in.) Weight: 45 oz 15 dwt (1424g)

Accession Number

2001.86

Medium or Technique

Silver (sterling standard)

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Silver