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Mug

Maker:
I. S., London (ca. 1684–1689)
Date:
1684–85
Culture:
British, London
Medium:
Silver gilt
Dimensions:
Height: 4 in. (10.2 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Silver
Credit Line:
Gift of Irwin Untermyer, 1968
Accession Number:
68.141.212
Not on view
Marking: [1] Leopard's head crowned;
[2] Lion passant;
[3] g in pointed shield (date letter for 1684-85);
[4] IS, a pillar between

Location of marks:
On underside of base
Lord Belhaven and Stenton (until 1963; sale, Christie's, London, October 16, 1963, no. 171); [ S. J. Phillips Ltd. , until January 24, 1964; sold to Irwin Untermyer ] ; Irwin Untermyer , New York (1964–68; to MMA)
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