Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Seal-top spoon

Maker:
I. F., London (ca. 1616–1624)
Date:
1623–24
Culture:
British, London
Medium:
Silver gilt
Dimensions:
6 3/8 x 1 7/8 in. (16.2 x 4.8 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Silver
Credit Line:
Bequest of Alphonso T. Clearwater, 1933
Accession Number:
33.120.624
Not on view
Marking: [1] leopard's head crowned;
[2] lion passant;
[3] f (London date letter for 1623–24);
[4] I F, pellet between, 2 mullets above, 3 below, in a shield.

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