Chalice, Adam Pijart (born 1579, master 1610), Gilded silver, French, Paris

Chalice

Maker:
Adam Pijart (born 1579, master 1610)
Date:
1625–26
Culture:
French, Paris
Medium:
Gilded silver
Dimensions:
Height: 9 3/4 in. (24.8 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Silver
Credit Line:
The Friedsam Collection, Bequest of Michael Friedsam, 1931
Accession Number:
32.100.223
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 532
Marking: [1] Crowned fleur-de-lis, 2 grains de remède, A P, device a double-headed eagle (maker's mark for Adam Pijart)
[2] Crowned E (Paris warden's mark, 1625–26)

Location of marks:
Both struck below lip and on foot
Michael Friedsam (until 1931; bequeathed to MMA)