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Marks

Struck under base with hallmarks (lion's head erased, Britannia, date letter for 1701-2) and with maker's mark of Thomas Prichard.

Provenance

Asprey, London; By 1996, most probably sold by Asprey 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), 1701–02

Dimensions

Overall: 2.6 x 7.6 cm (1 x 3 in.) Weight: 19 oz 8 dwt (604 g)

Accession Number

2001.39.4

Medium or Technique

Silver (Britannia standard), with gilt wells

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Silver