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Miniature porringer

Maker:
David Clayton (British, active 1689)
Date:
1713
Culture:
British, London
Medium:
Silver
Dimensions:
7/8 × 2 5/8 × 2 in. (2.2 × 6.7 × 5.1 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Silver-Miniature
Credit Line:
The Joseph M. and Aimee Loeb May Collection, 1963
Accession Number:
63.53.262
Not on view
Marking: [1] Britannia;
[2] S (date letter for 1713–14);
[3] Lion's head erased;
[4] maker's mark for David Clayton

Location of marks:
All marks struck on underside of base.
Joseph M. and Aimee Loeb May (until 1963; to MMA)
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