Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Bowl

Maker:
Matthew West
Date:
1784–85
Culture:
Irish, Dublin
Medium:
Silver
Dimensions:
3 × 5 3/8 in. (7.6 × 13.7 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Silver
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1911
Accession Number:
11.135.5
Not on view
Inscription: Engraved on body within bunched reserve: [monogram]

Marking: [1] Hibernia (duty mark);
[2] harp crowned (Dublin assay office mark);
[3] M, pellet below, in shield (Dublin date letter for 1784–85);
[4] M W, in rectangle (maker's mark for Matthew West).
[ Edward Alfred Jones , until 1911; sold to MMA ]
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