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Miniature brazier

Maker:
Pierre Belleville (1700–1765, master 1730)
Date:
1754–55
Culture:
French, Montpellier
Medium:
Silver
Dimensions:
1 3/4 × 5 1/8 in. (4.4 × 13 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Silver
Credit Line:
Bequest of Catherine D. Wentworth, 1948
Accession Number:
48.187.111
Not on view
Marking: [1] maker's mark for Pierre Belleville;
[2] Crowned cock (Montpellier mark of charge, 1753–57);
[3] Montpellier warden's mark, 1754–55;
[4] Montpellier mark of discharge, 1753–57;

Location of marks:
[1]–[3] on bottom
[4] on outside of one leg
Catherine D. Wentworth (until 1948; bequeathed to MMA)
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