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Pitcher

Date:
18th century
Culture:
French
Medium:
Pewter
Dimensions:
Height: 8 7/8 in. (22.5 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Pewter
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. Alfred A. Knopf, 1954
Accession Number:
54.188.39
Not on view
Inscription: On handle: I P

Marking: [1] face within circle, legend below: ...DUEFLOS...
[2] circle enclosing letter C surmounted by crown; legend around circle: ....1748 LEMANS

Location of marks:
[1], [2] on cover
Mrs. Alfred A. Knopf (until 1954; to MMA)
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