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Miniature tea caddy

Maker:
John Le Sage (British, active 1718–43)
Date:
ca. 1725
Culture:
British, London
Medium:
Silver
Dimensions:
1 1/2 × 3/4 × 3/4 in. (3.8 × 1.9 × 1.9 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Silver-Miniature
Credit Line:
The Joseph M. and Aimee Loeb May Collection, 1963
Accession Number:
63.53.4a, b
Not on view
Inscription: Scratched on underside of base: 199

Marking: Struck on base: JS with crown above (maker's mark for John Le Sage)
Joseph M. and Aimee Loeb May (until 1963; to MMA)
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