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Casserole with cover

Maker:
Pierre-François Goguelye (or Gogly) (master 1768, recorded 1793)
Date:
1778–79
Culture:
French, Paris
Medium:
Silver gilt; ebony
Dimensions:
Overall: 2 1/2 × 6 1/8 in. (6.4 × 15.6 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Silver
Credit Line:
Bequest of Catherine D. Wentworth, 1948
Accession Number:
48.187.187a, b
Not on view
Marking: [1] Crowned fleur-de-lis, 2 grains de remède, P F G, device a fly (maker's mark)
[2] Crowned foliate A (Paris charge mark for large silver, 1774-80)
[3] Crowned P (Paris warden's mark, 1778-79)
[4] Monkey's head (Paris discharge mark for gold and small silver, 1774-80)
[5] Clasped hands (Paris countermark, 1780-82)
[6] Dolphin's head (Paris countermark, 1782-89)
[7] Boar's head (Paris restricted warranty mark for silver, 1838-79)

Location of marks:
[1]-[3] on underside
[4], [5], [7] below lip and on insetting rim of cover
[6] on rim of lip and on insetting rim of cover
Catherine D. Wentworth (until 1948; to MMA)
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