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Wine cup

British, London
Height: 4 7/8 in. (12.4 cm)
Credit Line:
Gift of Irwin Untermyer, 1968
Accession Number:
Not on view
Inscription: Pricked near lip: 16 (TW,S above) 57 (owners' initials and date)

Marking: [1] Leopard's head crowned;
[2] Lion passant guardant;
[3] O (London date letter for 1651–52, poorly struck);
[4] TD(?) a pellet between, 2 pellets above, a rose below, (possibly)

Location of marks:
[1]–[4] on body, near lip;
[2] under foot between first two and last two numbers of the year 1657
Irwin Untermyer , New York (until 1968; to MMA)
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