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Jug with cover

Maker:
John Chartier (active 1697–1715)
Date:
1711–12
Culture:
British, London
Medium:
Silver, wood
Dimensions:
H. 6 1/4 in. (15.9 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Silver
Credit Line:
Gift of Irwin Untermyer, 1968
Accession Number:
68.141.150
Not on view
The arms within a lozenge are those of an unmarried lady of the Wynne family of Wales, probably engraved about 1740–50. The jug is inscribed on the underside: The legacy of John Williams of Revelvack.
Inscription: 1) (round underside of foot): "The Legacy of John Williams, of Revel Vâck"
2) (scratched) HW on underside of body near maker's mark

Marking: [1] Britannia;
[2] Lion's head erased;
[3] CH, fleur-de-lis between 2 pellets, above, crowned in shaped punch, maker's mark for John Chartier;
[4] Gothic G in pointed shield for 1702-03

Location of marks:
[1]-[4] on underside of body inside foot;
[2] and [3] on insetting rim of cover.
[ Thomas Lumley LTD. ; to Irwin Untermyer in December 21, 1955 ] ; Irwin Untermyer (1955–68; to MMA)
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