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Sugar spoon

Maker:
Jean-Pierre Chézelle (master 1745, died 1771)
Date:
1749–50
Culture:
French, Paris
Medium:
Silver, parcel gilt
Dimensions:
Length: 7 5/8 in. (19.4 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Silver
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1970
Accession Number:
1970.97
Not on view
Marking: [1] Crowned fleur-de-lis, 2 grains de remède, a compass, J C (maker's mark)
[2] Crowned A (Paris charge mark for silver, 1744-50)
[3] Crowned I (Paris warden's mark, 1749-50)
[4] Salmon's head (Paris discharge mark for small gold and silver, 1744-50)

Location of marks:
All marks on back of handle
Ferdinand H. Davis , New York (until 1970; sold to MMA)
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