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Miniature caster with cover

Artist:
David Clayton (British, active 1689)
Date:
1720–23
Culture:
British, London
Medium:
Silver, glass
Dimensions:
H. 1 3/4 in. (4.4 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Silver-Miniature
Credit Line:
The Joseph M. and Aimee Loeb May Collection, 1963
Accession Number:
63.53.213a, b
Not on view
Marking: [1] Lion passant
[2] (maker's mark)
Location of marks:
[1], [2] on top tier of stand
[2] on underside of three silver casters and on lower tier of stand.
Joseph M. and Aimee Loeb May (until 1963; to MMA)
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