Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Ewer

Maker:
R. S. J.
Date:
last quarter 18th century
Culture:
Portuguese, Lisbon
Medium:
Silver
Dimensions:
Height: 11 3/4 in. (29.8 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Silver
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1912
Accession Number:
12.124.16a
Not on view
Inscription: In bright-cut oval medallion with drapery swags above, engraved script monogram: C L

Marking: [1] crowned L, with two pellets, in reserve (Lisbon town mark);
[2] R S J, three pellets, in reserve (maker's mark)

Location of marks:
Both marks struck on base
Edward Alfred Jones (until 1912; sold to MMA)
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