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Vinaigrette box

Maker:
Sampson Mordan
Maker:
for firm of S. Mordan & Co., England
Date:
1871
Culture:
British, London
Medium:
Silver
Dimensions:
Length: 4 in. (10.2 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Silver
Credit Line:
Gift of Herbert K. Reis, in memory of Rose-Frances K. Reis (Mrs. Ralph A. Reis), 1983
Accession Number:
1983.575.22
Not on view
Marking: [1] Patent registration mark;
[2] SM (maker's mark for Sampson Mordan);
[3] Lion passant (English quality mark for sterling);
[4] q (London date letter for 1871–72).

Location of marks:
[1]–[4] in cover;
[2], [3] on bottom of upper compartment horn;
[2]–[4] under grille
Herbert K. Reis (until 1983; to MMA)
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