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Cup with cover

ca. 1664
British, London
Height: 6 5/8 in. (16.8 cm)
Credit Line:
Gift of Irwin Untermyer, 1968
Accession Number:
68.141.304a, b
Not on view
Inscription: Engraved on underside of cup, in script: Antho= Ld= Ashley Chanceller of his Ma=ties Exchequer 1664

Engraved on underside of cup: 28=16

Scratched on underside of cup: 28=16
the Earl of Shaftesbury (until 1966; sale, Christie's, London, December 14, 1966, no. 89); [ S. J. Phillips Ltd. , December 14, 1966; sold to Irwin Untermyer ] ; Irwin Untermyer , New York (1966–68; to MMA)
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