Jug, Simon Pantin I (British, ca. 1672–1728), Silver, ivory, British, London

Jug

Maker:
Simon Pantin I (British, ca. 1672–1728)
Date:
1727
Culture:
British, London
Medium:
Silver, ivory
Dimensions:
Overall (confirmed): 4 1/2 x 4 11/16 x 2 7/16 in., 8.96oz. (11.5 x 11.9 x 6.2 cm, 254g)
Classification:
Metalwork-Silver
Credit Line:
Gift of Irwin Untermyer, 1968
Accession Number:
68.141.272
Not on view
Inscription: Engraved: G and R flanking the royal arms and cipher.
Inscribed: HONI SOIT QUI MAL Y PENSE

Marking: [1] SP (maker's mark for Simon Pantin);
[2] lion passant (English quality mark for sterling);
[3] lion's head frontal, crowned;
[4] M (London date letter for 1727).

Location of marks:
Under foot and on cover of sugar bowl
[ S. J. Phillips Ltd. , until September 25, 1968; sold to Irwin Untermyer ] ; Irwin Untermyer (1968; to MMA)