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Crown for a statue

Date:
18th century
Culture:
possibly Spanish
Medium:
Silver gilt, jewels
Dimensions:
H. 14 1/2 in. (36.8 cm); Diam. 12 1/2 in. (31.8 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Silver
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1912
Accession Number:
12.125.6
Not on view
Marking: [1] Profile head (Lisbon mark for old silver in use since 1887). (See Notes)

Location of mark: On base of crown and on base of finial cross.
Edward Alfred Jones (until 1912; sold to MMA)
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