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Tureen with cover

Maker:
Probably by William Homer (entered 1758, died 1773)
Date:
18th century
Culture:
Irish, Dublin
Medium:
Silver
Dimensions:
Overall: 8 3/8 × 8 3/8 × 15 in. (21.3 × 21.3 × 38.1 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Silver
Credit Line:
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Daniel H. Silberberg, 1964
Accession Number:
64.128.4a, b
Not on view
Marking: [1] Harp crowned (Dublin assay office mark);
[2] Hibernia in oval stamp (duty mark 1730–94);
[3] W H (possibly maker's mark for William Homer);
[4] (partial maker's mark);
[5] unidentified.

Location of marks:
[1]–[3] on inside of cover rim;
[4], [5] on bottom of tureen
Mr. and Mrs. Daniel H. Silberberg (until 1964; to MMA)
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