Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Teapot

Maker:
David King (active 1688–1738)
Date:
1723–24
Culture:
Irish, Dublin
Medium:
Silver, wood
Dimensions:
Overall: 5 1/4 × 9 1/4 in. (13.3 × 23.5 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Silver
Credit Line:
Bequest of Mary Strong Shattuck, 1935
Accession Number:
35.80.133
Not on view
Marking: [1] Harp crowned (Dublin assay office mark);
[2] D (Dublin date letter for 1723–24);
[3] D K crowned, in oval (maker's mark for David King).

Location of marks:
[1], [3] on bottom and inside lid;
[2] on bottom
Mary Strong Shattuck (until 1935; bequeathed to MMA)
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