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Plateau

Manufacturer:
Elkington & Co. (British, Birmingham, 1829–1963)
Date:
19th century
Culture:
British, Birmingham (after a German, Augsburg original)
Medium:
Electroformed copper, gilt
Dimensions:
Overall (confirmed): H. 2 1/2 x W. 42 x D. 34 1/2 in. (6.4 x 106.7 x 87.6 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Electrotype
Credit Line:
Gift of Henry G. Marquand, 1883
Accession Number:
83.18.265
Not on view
Marking: (Augsburg); maker's mark H B in circle
Henry G. Marquand (until 1883; to MMA)
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