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Two-handled cup with cover

Maker:
Thomas Farren (British, active ca. 1707–d. 1743)
Date:
1732
Culture:
British, London
Medium:
Silver gilt
Dimensions:
Overall (confirmed): H. 11 13/16 x W. 7 x D. 11 1/4 in., 87 oz. 2 dwt. (30 x 17.8 x 28.6 cm, 2.7085kg)
Classification:
Metalwork-Silver
Credit Line:
Gift of Irwin Untermyer, 1968
Accession Number:
68.141.127a, b
Not on view
Inscription: engraved weight 865
scratched n°160, 181-86
engraved around foot: Bought with the Legacy of Robert Earl of Leitrim *
engraved on cup: a coat of arms

Marking: [1] TF in a shaped shield with a mullet above and bellow (Grimwade 2749);
[2] lion passant;
[3] date letter R;
[4] Leopard's head crowned;

location of marks:
[1]-[4] on underside, repeated on bezel of cover [4]-[1]
The Russian Imperial Family (until 1917) ; Thomas, Viscount Sydney ; Arthur E. Bradshaw , Oxford ; Irwin Untermyer (until 1968; to MMA)
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