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Snuffers tray

Maker:
Charles Aldrich (entered 1775)
Maker:
Henry Green (active 1775–96)
Date:
1777–78
Culture:
British, London
Medium:
Silver
Dimensions:
7 1/2 × 2 3/4 in. (19.1 × 7 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Silver
Credit Line:
Bequest of Alphonso T. Clearwater, 1933
Accession Number:
33.120.7
Not on view
Marking: [1] Lion passant (English quality mark for sterling);
[2] Leopard's head crowned (London assay office mark);
[3] b (London date letter for 1777–78);
[4] C A and H G in cross (maker's mark for Charles Avery and Henry Green).

Location of marks:
All marks struck on base.
Alphonso T. Clearwater (until 1933; to MMA)
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