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Tureen with cover

Maker:
Joseph-Pierre-Jacques Duguay (born 1724, master 1756, recorded 1793)
Date:
1771–72
Culture:
French, Paris
Medium:
Silver
Dimensions:
H. 9-3/8 in. (23.8 cm.); W. 8-5/8 in. (21.9 cm.); L. 15-1/8 in. (38.4 cm.)
Classification:
Metalwork-Silver
Credit Line:
Bequest of Catherine D. Wentworth, 1948
Accession Number:
48.187.417a, b
Not on view
Marking: [1] Crowned fleur-de-lis, 2 grains de remède, J D, device a shell (maker's mark)
[2] Crowned foliate A (Paris charge mark for large silver, 1768-74)
[3] Crowned H (Paris warden's mark, 1771-72)
[4] Little cow (Paris discharge mark for work intended for export, 1765-74[?])

Location of marks:
[1]-[3] on underside of tureen and of cover
[4] on underside of tureen and on insetting rim of cover
Catherine D. Wentworth (until 1948; to MMA)
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