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Wine taster

Date:
1775–76
Culture:
French, Paris
Medium:
Silver
Dimensions:
Overall: 3/4 × 2 3/4 in. (1.9 × 7 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Silver
Credit Line:
Bequest of Catherine D. Wentworth, 1948
Accession Number:
48.187.156
Not on view
Marking: [1] Indecipherable maker's mark
[2] Crowned foliate A (Paris charge mark for large silver, 1774-80)
[3] Crowned M (Paris warden's mark, 1775-76)
[4] Monkey's head to left (Paris discharge mark for gold and small silver, 1774-80)

Location of marks:
All marks below lip near handle
Catherine D. Wentworth (until 1948; to MMA)
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