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Fish slice

Maker:
Edward Aldridge I (active 1724– after 1762)
Maker:
Edward Aldridge II (active 1758– after 1781)
Date:
1762–63
Culture:
British, London
Medium:
Silver
Dimensions:
L. 11 3/4 in. (29.8 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Silver
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1913
Accession Number:
13.42.69
Not on view
Marking: [1] Leopard's head crowned;
[2] G, London date letter for 1762-63;
[3] Lion passant;
[4] E A, E A, in cross, (Edward Aldridge & Co.) (cf. Jackson, 1921, p. 208) (Edward Aldridge I and II were in partnership for a short while in 1762) (Grimwade, 1976, p. 421);
[5] Wt. 4 3
George S. Palmer (until 1913; sold to MMA)
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