Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Miniature jug

Maker:
George Manjoy (British, active 1685–ca. 1720)
Date:
1708/9
Culture:
British, London
Medium:
Silver
Dimensions:
Overall: 2 9/16 x 2 3/16 in. (6.5 x 5.6 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Silver-Miniature
Credit Line:
The Joseph M. and Aimee Loeb May Collection, 1963
Accession Number:
63.53.113
Not on view
Marking: [1] Britannia (English quality mark for sterling);
[2] Court hand letter n (date letter for 1708–09);
[3] Lion's head erased (English quality mark for sterling);
[4] MA (maker's mark for George Manjoy).

Location of marks:
All marks struck near rim.
Joseph M. and Aimee Loeb May (by 1941–63; to MMA)
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