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Tray

Maker:
L.C.
Date:
1809–19
Culture:
French, Paris
Medium:
Silver
Dimensions:
Overall: 3 × 35 × 19 1/4 in. (7.6 × 88.9 × 48.9 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Silver
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. H. Livingston Schwartz Jr., 1947
Accession Number:
47.76
Not on view
Inscription: Engraved at a later date on bottom, in script: Sarah Gibbs / 1826; Lucius Tuckerman / 1863

Marking: [1] L C, caduceus between, in lozenge (unidentified maker's mark)
[2] Cock and numeral 1 in horizontal octagon (Paris mark for first standard silver, 1809–19)
[3] Head of Minerva in a circle (Paris medium excise mark for silver, 1809–19)

Location of marks:
All marks struck on top of tray and on one side of gallery
Mrs. H. Livingston Schwartz Jr. (until 1947; to MMA)
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