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Sauceboat

Maker:
Robert Lowe (entered 1742)
Date:
1753–54
Culture:
Scottish (Edinburgh)
Medium:
Silver
Dimensions:
3 x 8 in. (7.6 x 20.3 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Silver
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1913
Accession Number:
13.42.70
Not on view
Inscription: Engraved: Crest: lion rampant, grasping sword.
Motto: Par Valeur

Marking: [1] castle, Edinburgh town mark;
[2] H G, mark of assay master, Hugh Gordon;
[3] Y, Edinburgh date letter for 1753-54;
[4] LOW, maker's mark for Robert Low (cf. Jackson, 1921, p. 502)
George S. Palmer (until 1913; sold to MMA)
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