Jug with cover (one of a pair), Simon Pantin I (British, ca. 1672–1728), Silver gilt, British, London

Jug with cover (one of a pair)

Maker:
Simon Pantin I (British, ca. 1672–1728)
Date:
1713/14
Culture:
British, London
Medium:
Silver gilt
Dimensions:
Overall (wt. confirmed): 11 3/8 in., 62.911oz. (28.9 cm, 1783.5g)
Classification:
Metalwork-Silver
Credit Line:
Gift of Irwin Untermyer, 1968
Accession Number:
68.141.137
Not on view
The arms of later owners Frederick Augustus (1763–1827), Duke of York,and his wife, Frederica Charlotte of Prussia, are engraved on the sides.
Inscription: Motto: HONI SOIT QUI MAL Y PENSE

Marking: [1] Lion's head erased (English quality mark for sterling);
[2] Gothic [?] (London date letter for 1713–14);
[3] maker's mark for Simon Pantin.

Location of marks:
[1]–[3] On underside of foot
Earl[s] of Brownlow , Belton House, Grantham, Lincolnshire (until 1929; their sale, Christie's, London, March 13, 1929, no. 58); William Randolph Hearst (until 1938; his sale, Christie's, London, December 14, 1938, no. 45); Irwin Untermyer (until 1968; to MMA)