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Ladle

Maker:
Nicolas Collier (born 1733, master 1766, recorded 1793)
Date:
1767–68
Culture:
French, Paris
Medium:
Silver
Dimensions:
L. 15-3/8 in. (39.1 cm.)
Classification:
Metalwork-Silver
Credit Line:
Bequest of Catherine D. Wentworth, 1948
Accession Number:
48.187.384
Not on view
Marking: [1] Crowned fleur-de-lis, 2 grains de remède, N C, device a cock (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] Hound's head (Paris discharge mark for gold and small silver, 1762-68)
[5] Boar's head (Paris restricted warranty mark for silver, 1838-79)

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