Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Dish

Maker:
Paul de Lamerie (British, 1688–1751, active 1712–51)
Date:
1745–46
Culture:
British, London
Medium:
Silver
Dimensions:
13 1/2 x 9 1/2 in. (34.3 x 24.1 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Silver
Credit Line:
Bequest of Rev. Alfred Duane Pell, 1925
Accession Number:
25.15.63
Not on view
Inscription: Motto: Tout est vanité.

Marking: [1] Lion passant;
[2] Leopard's head crowned;
[3] K, London date letter for 1745-46;
[4] P L (script) crown above, pellets between and below (Jackson, 1921 ed. p. 191)

Location of marks:
Rev. Alfred Duane Pell (until 1925; bequeathed to MMA)
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