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Marks

Struck under bases with hallmarks (leopard's head, lion passant, date letter for 1735-6) and with maker's mark of Paul Crispin.

Provenance

Made for Archibald Philip Primrose, 5th Earl of Rosebery (1847-1929); February 28, 1991, sold by the 5th Earl of Rosebery's Trust Settlement at Sotheby's, London, lot 206, 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), 1735–36

Dimensions

Overall: 11.6 x 24 x 11.5 cm (4 9/16 x 9 7/16 x 4 1/2 in.) Weight: 91 oz 10 dwt (2848g)

Accession Number

2001.55.3

Medium or Technique

Silver (sterling standard)

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Silver