Art/ Collection/ Collection/ Art Object

Charger

Maker:
Paul de Lamerie (British, 1688–1751, active 1712–51)
Date:
1731–32
Culture:
British, London
Medium:
Silver gilt
Dimensions:
Diam. 23 1/2 in. (59.7 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Silver
Credit Line:
The Jules Bache Collection, 1949
Accession Number:
49.7.91
Not on view
Inscription: (Beneath coat of arms): NEC TEMERE NEC TIMIDE (Neither rashly nor timidly)
(Punched on bottom): 138= 0

Marking: [1] Britannia (1697-1719);
[2] Q in pointed heraldic shield (London date letter for 1731-32);
[3] Lion's head erased;
[4] LA, crown and star above, trefoil or fleur-de-lis below (maker's mark)

Location of marks:
All on bottom
Jules S. Bache (until 1949; to MMA)
Related Objects

Coffeepot

Artist: Paul de Lamerie (British, 1688–1751, active 1712–51) Date: 1737–38 Medium: Silver Accession: 25.15.59 On view in:Not on view

Tray

Artist: Paul de Lamerie (British, 1688–1751, active 1712–51) Date: 1737–38 Medium: Silver Accession: 25.15.60 On view in:Not on view

Loving cup with cover

Artist: Paul de Lamerie (British, 1688–1751, active 1712–51) Date: 1742–43 Medium: Silver gilt Accession: 25.15.58a, b On view in:Not on view

Pair of scallop shells

Artist: Paul de Lamerie (British, 1688–1751, active 1712–51) Date: 1734/35 Medium: Silver Accession: 25.15.61, .62 On view in:Not on view

Cake basket

Artist: Paul de Lamerie (British, 1688–1751, active 1712–51) Date: 1745–46 Medium: Silver Accession: 25.15.57 On view in:Not on view