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Platter

Maker:
Claude Laurent (master 1724, died 1746)
Date:
1743–44
Culture:
French, Paris
Medium:
Silver
Dimensions:
H. 1-1/8 in. (2.9 cm.); W. 9-1/2 in. (24.1 cm.); L. 14-1/4 in. (36.2 cm.)
Classification:
Metalwork-Silver
Credit Line:
Bequest of Catherine D. Wentworth, 1948
Accession Number:
48.187.327
Not on view
Marking: [1] Crowned fleur-de-lis, 2 grains de remède, C L, device a grill (maker's mark)
[2] Crowned A interlaced with palm branches (Paris charge mark for silver, 1738-44)
[3] Crowned C (Paris warden's mark, 1743-44)
[4] Ox head (Paris discharge mark for large silver, 1738-44)
[5] Boar's head (Paris restricted warranty mark for silver, 1838-79)

Location of marks:
[1]-[3], [5] underneath rim
[1], [4], [5] on top edge
Catherine D. Wentworth (until 1948; to MMA)
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