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Ewer and basin

A. D.
second half 18th century
Portuguese, Oporto
Height (ewer): 11 1/4 in. (28.6 cm); Overall (basin): 13 3/4 × 12 3/4 in. (34.9 × 32.4 cm)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1913
Accession Number:
13.222.1a, b
Not on view
Marking: [1] P in shield, crowned (Oporto town mark);
[2] A D, monogram (maker's mark);
[3] head in profile (Lisbon mark for old silver, in use since 1887).

Location of marks:
[1], [2] on ewer, below lip, and on rim of basin;
[3] on base of ewer and twice on rim of basin
Edward Alfred Jones (until 1913; sold to MMA)
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