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Shell-Shaped Dish

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Marks

Struck on valve with maker's mark of John Bache.

Provenance

Probably made for Sir John Curzon, 3rd Bt (d. 1727), Kedleston. By descent to Viscount Scarsdale and the Kedleston Trustees; March 7, 1990, sold by Viscount Scarsdale and the Kedleston Trustees at Christie's, London, lot 180. 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, about 1718

Dimensions

Overall: 1.3 x 12 x 12 cm (1/2 x 4 3/4 x 4 3/4 in.) Weight: 25 oz (778g)

Accession Number

2001.41.4

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Silver