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Dish

Date:
1616
Culture:
British, London
Medium:
Silver gilt
Dimensions:
Diameter: 14 3/4 in. (37.5 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Silver
Credit Line:
Gift of Irwin Untermyer, 1968
Accession Number:
68.141.193
Not on view
Inscription: Inscribed around the rim in script: The Dishes of / the Archduke gotten / at the Battell / of Newporte (with coat of arms set at the compass points)

Inscribed around arms in well: Taken by the Lord Vicount Wimbaldon in the year 1600

Marking: [1] Leopard's head (London assay office mark);
[2] Lion passant (English quality mark for sterling);
[3] T (London date letter for 1616–17);
[4] IA in a shaped shield (maker's mark).

Location of marks:
All on underside.
The Hon. Rowland Winn (until 1956; sale, Christie's, December 19, 1956, no. 143) ; [ S. J. Phillips Ltd. , until July 25, 1962; sold to Irwin Untermyer ] ; Irwin Untermyer , New York (1962–68; to MMA)
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