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Covered bowl

Maker:
James Shruder (active 1737–49)
Date:
1737/8
Culture:
British, London
Medium:
Silver gilt
Dimensions:
Overall (wt. confirmed): H. 6 x D. 5 9/16 in., Wt. 26.791oz. (15.2 x 14.1 cm, 759.5g)
Classification:
Metalwork-Silver
Credit Line:
Bequest of Irwin Untermyer, 1973
Accession Number:
1974.28.185a, b
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 510
Marking: [1] b in pointed shield;
[2] Leopard's head crowned in pointed shield;
[3] Lion passant in rectangle;
[4] IS pellet below in shaped shield

Location of marks:
On underside of bowl (there are no marks on the cover)
Irwin Untermyer (until 1973; bequeathed to MMA)
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