Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Bowl

Maker:
Edward Pocock (active 1728–34)
Date:
1736–37
Culture:
British, London
Medium:
Silver
Dimensions:
2 5/8 × 5 5/8 in. (6.7 × 14.3 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Silver
Credit Line:
Bequest of Mary Strong Shattuck, 1935
Accession Number:
35.80.115
Not on view
Inscription: Engraved on side: [script monogram] SBH

Marking: [1] leopard's head crowned (London assay office mark);
[2] a (London date letter for 1736–37);
[3] lion passant (English quality mark for sterling);
[4] E P, lion rampant above, in reserve (maker's mark for Edward Pocock).

Location of marks:
All on bottom
Mary Strong Shattuck (until 1935; bequeathed to MMA)
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