Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Wine taster

Maker:
Mathieu-Vincent Delarbre (or de Larbre) (warden 1784)
Date:
ca. 1780
Culture:
French, Riom
Medium:
Silver
Dimensions:
H. 1 in. (2.5 cm.); W. with handle 4-3/8 in. (11.1 cm.)
Classification:
Metalwork-Silver
Credit Line:
The Collection of Giovanni P. Morosini, presented by his daughter Giulia, 1932
Accession Number:
32.75.81
Not on view
Inscription: (on sides, under rim) A PARADIS

Marking: [1] Crowned M V D, a pellet, crossed branches (maker's mark)
[2] Crowned O (charge mark, generality of Riom, 1774-80)
[3] Crowned C (Riom warden's mark, ca. 1780-81)

Location of marks:
All marks on underside
Giovanni Pertinax Morosini
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