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Mug

Maker:
John Martin Stockar (active 1695–1712)
Maker:
Edward Peacock (active 1705, died 1729)
Date:
1707–8
Culture:
British, London
Medium:
Silver
Dimensions:
H. 4 1/2 in. (11.4 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Silver
Credit Line:
Bequest of Stephen Whitney Phoenix, 1881
Accession Number:
81.1.550
Not on view
Inscription: Engraved on underside: 1) 11 15 (weight of 11 oz. 15 pennyweights);
2) collector's mark? (see catalogue cards)

Marking: [1] Britannia;
[2] Lion's head erased;
[3] Gothic m, London date letter for 1707-08;
[4] St, Pe below, makers' mark for Stockar and Peacock (See Jackson, 1921, p. 163).

Location of marks:
[1]-[4] on body under rim to right of handle;
[4] on handle
Stephen Whitney Phoenix (until 1881; bequeathed to MMA)
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