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Bowl with cover and stand (Écuelle and plateau)

Maker:
Jacques-Pierre Marteau (apprenticed 1740, master 1757, died 1779)
Date:
1769–70
Culture:
French, Paris
Medium:
Silver gilt
Dimensions:
Bowl with cover (.77ab): H. 3-1/2 in. (8.9 cm.); W. with handles 6-1/8 in. (15.6 cm.) Stand (.81): L. 7-1/2 in. (19.1 cm.); D. 5-5/16 in. (13.5 cm.)
Classification:
Metalwork-Silver
Credit Line:
Bequest of Annie C. Kane, 1926
Accession Number:
26.260.77a, b, .81
Not on view
Marking: [1] Crowned fleur-de-lis, 2 grains de remède, I P M, a hammer (maker's mark)
[2] Crowned A (Paris charge mark for large work, 1768-74)
[3] Crowned Roman F (Paris warden's mark for silver, 1769-70)
[4] Helmeted head (Paris discharge mark for gold and small silver, 1768-74)
[5] Weevil in rectangle, anvil mark on reverse (French mark for silver imported from countries with customs conventions, 1893 to present)

Location of marks:
[1]-[3] on bottom of bowl and cover, traces inside cover
[4], [5] on foot rim of bowl and insetting rim of cover, on foot rim of stand
Annie C. Kane (until 1926; to MMA)
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