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Sugar spoon

Maker:
Probably by Jacques Pecatier (master 1760)
Date:
1767–68
Culture:
French, Dijon
Medium:
Silver
Dimensions:
Length: 8 1/4 in. (21 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Silver
Credit Line:
Bequest of Catherine D. Wentworth, 1948
Accession Number:
48.187.208
Not on view
Marking: [1] Crowned shield, the chief per pale 1. a fleur-de-lis, 2. bendy (adapted from the town arms), a P on base (maker's mark);
[2] Crowned P (charge mark, jurisdiction of Dijon, 1762–68);
[3] Crowned P (Dijon warden's mark, 1767–68);
[4] Boar's head (Paris restricted warranty mark for silver, 1838–79)

Location of marks:
[1]–[4] on back of handle
Catherine D. Wentworth (until 1948; to MMA)
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