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Collection cup

Maker:
Maker: possibly Guillaume Le Roy (master before 1697, warden 1699)
Date:
ca. 1702–4
Culture:
French, Morlaix (Rennes Mint)
Medium:
Silver
Dimensions:
H. 2-1/8 in. (5.4 cm.); W. 6 in. (15.2 cm.)
Classification:
Metalwork-Silver
Credit Line:
Bequest of Catherine D. Wentworth, 1948
Accession Number:
48.187.146
Not on view
Inscription: (stamped below lip) see thumbnail sketch

Marking: [1] Crowned fleur-de-lis, GR, pellet between (maker's mark)
[2] Closed crown (charge mark, possibly of controller, bishopric of Saint-Pol-de-Léon, 1697-?)
[3] M, crowned C above, heraldic ermine below (Morlaix warden's mark, ca. 1702-04)
[4] Crowned M (possibly discharge mark, Morlaix, date undetermined)

Location of marks: all on bottom
Catherine D. Wentworth (until 1948; to MMA)
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