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Mug

Maker:
William Grundy (active 1743–79)
Date:
1763–64
Culture:
British, London
Medium:
Silver
Dimensions:
Height: 4 in. (10.2 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Silver
Credit Line:
Bequest of Alphonso T. Clearwater, 1933
Accession Number:
33.120.25
Not on view
Inscription: On front, script monogram: B L D (?);

On base: F B

Marking: [1] Lion passant (English quality mark for sterling);
[2] Leopard's head crowned (London assay office mark);
[3] H (London date letter for 1763–64);
[4] W G, script, in reserve (maker's mark for William Grundy)

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