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Jug with cover

Date:
1566–67
Culture:
British, London
Medium:
Silver gilt, coconut
Dimensions:
9 in. (22.9 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Silver In Combination
Credit Line:
Gift of Irwin Untermyer, 1968
Accession Number:
68.141.204
Not on view
Inscription: 14 oz 4 dwt (pricked on foot rim underneath)

Marking: [1] ER in monogram (unidentified maker's mark)
[2] i in shield (date letter for 1566/67)
[3] lion passant (London assay office mark)
[4] leopard's head crowned (London assay office mark)

Location of marks:
[1]-[4] below lip on neck, maker's mark struck three times
Uppark Heirlooms ; S.J. Whawell ; [ S. J. Phillips Ltd. ] ; Irwin Untermyer (until 1968; to MMA)
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