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Vase with cover

Maker:
Joseph William Story (active 1803–13)
Maker:
William Elliott (active 1809– after 1825, died ca. 1854)
Date:
1811–12
Culture:
British, London
Medium:
Silver
Dimensions:
Height: 14 in. (35.6 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Silver
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1913
Accession Number:
13.41.89a, b
Not on view
Inscription: Engraved on front: PRESENTED TO EDOUARD REMENY BY Arthur and Edward T. Wolton AS A SOUVENIR OF MANY HAPPY HOURS SPENT TOGETHER AND IN APPRECIATION OF HIS FINE FIDDLING. FEBY 5th 1891

Marking: [1] Leopard's head crowned (London assay office mark);
[2] London date letter for 1811–12;
[3] Lion passant (English quality mark for sterling);
[4] Sovereign's head (duty mark);
[5] I W S / W E below (maker's mark for Joseph William Story and William Elliott, entered 1809).
Mrs. Charles H. Truax , New York (until 1913; sold to MMA)
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