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Miniature tea caddy

Artist:
David Clayton (British, active 1689)
Date:
ca. 1720–30
Culture:
British, London
Medium:
Silver
Dimensions:
Height: 1 5/16 in. (3.3 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Silver-Miniature
Credit Line:
The Joseph M. and Aimee Loeb May Collection, 1963
Accession Number:
63.53.209a, b
Not on view
Marking: Struck on underside and twice on underside of cover: maker's mark for David Clayton
Joseph M. and Aimee Loeb May (until 1963; to MMA)
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