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Wine taster

Maker:
D.M.
Date:
ca. 1690
Culture:
French, Rouen
Medium:
Silver
Dimensions:
H. 1-3/4 in. (4.4 cm.); Diam. 3-3/4 in. (9.5 cm.)
Classification:
Metalwork-Silver
Credit Line:
Bequest of Catherine D. Wentworth, 1948
Accession Number:
48.187.149
Not on view
Inscription: (engraved below lip) see thumbnail sketch

Marking: [1] Crowned lamb, D M below (unidentified maker's mark)
[2] Crowned B (Rouen charge mark, dates unknown)
[3] Crowned device (probable warden's mark, XVII century form)

Location of marks:
[1]-[3] below lip
[1], [2] under thumb rest, [1] also on ring handle
Catherine D. Wentworth (until 1948; to MMA)
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