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Dish (one of a pair)

Maker:
I D (British, mid-late 17th century)
Date:
1729–30
Culture:
French, Paris
Medium:
Silver
Dimensions:
Overall: 1/2 × 4 5/8 in. (1.3 × 11.7 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Silver
Credit Line:
Gift of Susan Dwight Bliss, 1966
Accession Number:
66.125.12
Not on view
Marking: [1] Crowned fleur-de-lis, 2 grains de remède, I D, device a flower (maker's mark)
[2] An A with a crown on its side (Paris charge mark for silver, 1726-32)
[3] Crowned N (Paris warden's mark, 1729-30)
[4] Crowned shell (Paris countermark, 1732-38)

Location of marks:
[1]-[3] on underside
[4] on upper side of rim
Susan Dwight Bliss (until 1966; to MMA)
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