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Ewer and basin

Maker:
A. D.
Date:
second half 18th century
Culture:
Portuguese (Oporto)
Medium:
Silver
Dimensions:
Ewer: H. 11 1/4 in. (28.6 cm); Basin: L. 13 3/4 in. (34.9 cm); W. 12 3/4 in. (32.4 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Silver
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] profile head (Lisbon mark for old silver, in use since 1887).

Location of marks:
[1] and [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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