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Plate

Maker:
Louis-Joseph Lenhendrick (master 1747, died 1783)
Date:
1767–68
Culture:
French, Paris
Medium:
Silver
Dimensions:
Overall: 1 1/8 × 12 3/4 in. (2.9 × 32.4 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Silver
Credit Line:
Bequest of Catherine D. Wentworth, 1948
Accession Number:
48.187.176
Not on view
Marking: [1] Crowned fleur-de-lis, 2 grains de remède, L L, device a column (maker's mark)
[2] Crowned A with laurel branch (Paris charge mark for large silver, 1762-68)
[3] Crowned D (Paris warden's mark, 1767-68)
[4] A rose (Paris discharge mark for large silver, 1762-68)
[5] Hunting horn (Paris countermark, 1768-74)
[6] Man's slipper (countermark for generality of Paris, 1774-80)
[7] Clasped hands (general countermark, 1780-82)
[8] Dolphin head (Paris countermark, 1782-89)
[9] Head of Minerva and numeral 1, in octagon (French mark for first standard silver, 1838 to present)
[10] Anvil mark (France, 1838 to present)

Location of marks:
[1]-[3], [9] underneath rim
[4]-[8], [10] on top of rim
Catherine D. Wentworth (until 1948; to MMA)
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