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Cup

Maker:
Maker: probably Nicolas Gonthier (master 1768, active 1793)
Date:
1774–75
Culture:
French, Paris
Medium:
Silver gilt
Dimensions:
H. 4-3/4 in. (12.1 cm.)
Classification:
Metalwork-Silver
Credit Line:
Bequest of Catherine D. Wentworth, 1948
Accession Number:
48.187.308
Not on view
Marking: [1] Crowned fleur-de-lis, 2 grains de remède, N G, device a crozier (maker's mark)
[2] Crowned A (Paris charge mark for large silver, 1774-80)
[3] Crowned L (Paris warden's mark, 1774-75)
[4] Monkey's head (Paris discharge mark for gold and small silver, 1774-80)

Location of marks:
[1]-[3] on underside
[4] on outer edge of foot rim
Catherine D. Wentworth (until 1948; to MMA)
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