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Cake basket

Maker:
William Plummer (entered 1755)
Date:
1765–66
Culture:
British, London
Medium:
Silver
Dimensions:
9 3/4 x 13 x 11 in. (24.8 x 33.0 x 27.9 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Silver
Credit Line:
Bequest of Rev. Alfred Duane Pell, 1925
Accession Number:
25.15.33
Not on view
Marking: [1] Lion passant (English quality mark for sterling);
[2] Leopard's head crowned (London assay office mark);
[3] K, London date letter for 1765-66;
[4] WP, pellet between, in reserve (Jackson, 1921, p. 207).
Reverend Alfred Duane Pell (until 1925; bequeathed to MMA)
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