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Cup with cover

Maker:
Thomas Folkingham (active 1703–29)
Date:
1711–12
Culture:
British, London
Medium:
Silver gilt
Dimensions:
H. 9 5/8 in. (24.4 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Silver
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. Fairfield Osborn, 1957
Accession Number:
57.149a, b
Not on view
Inscription: 1): F, Roman capital, (on inside surface of insetting rim of cover).
2): 63=12 (on inner wall of foot).

Marking: [1] FO surmounted by papel hat, mullet below (maker's mark);
[2] Court-hand letter Q, London date letter for 1711-12;
[3] Britannia.

Location of marks:
[1] on underside, and on insetting rim of cover (once fairly clearly, and four more times not completely, and twice of these times over-stamping itself).
[2],[3] on underside
Mrs. Fairfield Osborn (until 1957; to MMA)
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