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Pair of miniature candlesticks

Maker:
George Manjoy (British, active 1685–ca. 1720)
Date:
1685–86
Culture:
British, London
Medium:
Silver
Dimensions:
Each: 1 3/4 × 1 7/16 in. (4.4 × 3.7 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Silver-Miniature
Credit Line:
The Joseph M. and Aimee Loeb May Collection, 1963
Accession Number:
63.53.72, .73
Not on view
Marking: [1] Leopard's head crowned (London assay office mark);
[2] H (date letter for 1685–86);
[3] Lion passant (English quality mark for sterling);
[4] G.M., two crescents above, one below (maker's mark).

Location of marks:
[1] on adjacent side of base of each
[2]-[4] on one side of base of each
Joseph M. and Aimee Loeb May (by 1941–63; to MMA)
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