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Dish

Maker:
Paul-David Bazille (1740–1793, master 1766)
Date:
1773–74
Culture:
French, Montpellier
Medium:
Silver
Dimensions:
Overall: 1 × 8 7/8 × 9 in. (2.5 × 22.5 × 22.9 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Silver
Credit Line:
Bequest of Catherine D. Wentworth, 1948
Accession Number:
48.187.329
Not on view
Marking: [1] Crowned P D B, flanked by two grains de remède, crown above (maker's mark)
[2] Crowned ermine, two pellets (Montpellier charge mark, 1768-74)
[3] Crowned Y between two pellets, M P L below (Montpellier warden's mark, 1773-74)
[4] Poppy pod (Montpellier discharge mark, 1768-74)

Location of marks:
[1]-[3] below rim
[4] on top of rim
Catherine D. Wentworth (until 1948; to MMA)
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