Possibly by Gustaf Stafhell the Elder (Swedish, active 1714–55)
6 in. (15.2 cm)
Gift of Mrs. Samuel P. Avery, 1897
Not on view
Marking:  probably king's head, profile to right, in square punch (Stockholm, 1716-1745; see Rosenberg, 1911, p. 886);  initials GS (Roman) in ellipse; possibly Gustaf Stafhell the elder, Stockholm master, 1714-1755, though his recorded mark (see R. no. 5483) is script not Roman.