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Beaker

Date:
ca. 1720
Culture:
possibly Polish
Medium:
Silver, parcel gilt
Dimensions:
Height: 5 3/8 in. (13.7 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Silver
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. Lucy W. Drexel, 1889
Accession Number:
89.2.47
Not on view
Inscription: Inscription on medal set into base: DER. TOBIA. GANTZ. VNUERHOFT. EIN. FROMME. SARAM. GABE / DER. ISTS. DER. EHLEUT. SEGNEN. THUT. AN. LEIB. SEEL. EHR. VND. HABE.

Marking: [1] eagle in octagon;
[2] unidentified;
[3] C E (duty mark on old silver plate used at Krakan, Austria, 1807)

Location of marks:
Struck near lip
Lucy W. Drexel (until 1889; to MMA)
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