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Seal-top spoon

Maker:
Edward Pocock (active 1728–34)
Date:
1735–36
Culture:
British, London
Medium:
Silver
Dimensions:
Length: 6 3/4 in. (17.1 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Silver
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. Samuel P. Avery, 1897
Accession Number:
97.2.7
Not on view
Marking: [1] Leopard's head crowned (London assay office mark);
[2] Lion passant (English quality mark for sterling);
[3] Roman capital V (London date letter for 1735–36);
[4] Small lion rampant with initials E P (?) (maker's mark for Edward Pocock).
Mrs. Samuel P. Avery (until 1897; to MMA)
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