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Bowl with cover (Écuelle)

Maker:
L.G.
Date:
1681–82
Culture:
French, Nîmes (Montpellier Mint)
Medium:
Silver
Dimensions:
Overall: 3 7/8 × 6 1/2 × 10 7/8 in. (9.8 × 16.5 × 27.6 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Silver
Credit Line:
Bequest of Catherine D. Wentworth, 1948
Accession Number:
48.187.10a, b
Not on view
Marking: [1] Crowned L G, a leaf between, a star below (unidentified maker's mark);

[2] N, a trefoil below (Montpellier charge mark, ca. 1664–90);

[3] Crowned L in scrolled cartouche (Montpellier warden's mark, probably 1681–82);

[4] fleur-de-lis (Montpellier discharge mark, ca. 1664–90);



Location of marks:

[1] twice inside cover

[2], [3] on bottom

[4] on bottom, and on top of cover
Catherine D. Wentworth (until 1948; to MMA)
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