Platter or tray, widow of Jean-Pierre-Elou-Louis Piette (active 1776–ca. 1790), Silver, French, Toulouse

Platter or tray

Maker:
widow of Jean-Pierre-Elou-Louis Piette (active 1776–ca. 1790)
Date:
1783
Culture:
French, Toulouse
Medium:
Silver
Dimensions:
Overall: 3/4 × 9 × 6 3/8 in. (1.9 × 22.9 × 16.2 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Silver
Credit Line:
Bequest of Catherine D. Wentworth, 1948
Accession Number:
48.187.183
Not on view
Marking: [1] L/PIE/TTE, fleur-de-lis below (maker's mark)
[2] Foliate M (Toulouse charge mark for gold and small silver, 1780-89 or later?)
[3] T O L, a fleur-de-lis between 2 grains de remède above, a D below (Toulouse warden's mark, 1783)
[4] Boar's head (Toulouse discharge mark for large silver, 1780-89 or later?)
[5] Very small boar's head (Paris restricted warranty mark for silver, 1838-79)

Location of marks:
All marks underneath rim, [5] also on top of rim
Catherine D. Wentworth (by 1938–48; to MMA)