Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Paten

Maker:
John Sanders (active 1717–48)
Date:
1718–19
Culture:
British, London
Medium:
Silver
Dimensions:
1 5/8 × 5 in. (4.1 × 12.7 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Silver
Credit Line:
Bequest of Rev. Alfred Duane Pell, 1925
Accession Number:
25.15.38
Not on view
Inscription: On underside: EB

Marking: [1] Britannia (English quality mark for sterling);
[2] lion's head erased (English quality mark for sterling);
[3] C (London date letter for 1718–19);
[4] SA, pellet above and below, in shaped reserve (maker's mark for John Sanders).

Location of marks:
On upper flat surface of paten
Reverend Alfred Duane Pell (until 1925; bequeathed to MMA)
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