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Cup

Maker:
John Coney (1655/56–1722)
Date:
ca. 1700
Geography:
Made in Boston, Massachusetts, United States
Culture:
American
Medium:
Silver
Dimensions:
Overall: 2 3/4 x 3 3/8 in. (7 x 8.6 cm); 3 oz. 6 dwt. (102.9 g) Lip: Diam. 2 7/16 in. (6.2 cm) Base: Diam. 2 in. (5.1 cm)
Classification:
Silver
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1941
Accession Number:
41.70.5
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 774
Inscription: engraved on underside in shaded roman: B / BS
engraved on body in interlaced script: SP / to / JSP

Marking: marked on underside: IC / [fleur de lis] (in heart-shaped surround)
[same mark also struck indistinctly to left of handle]
John Shaw Parkman, before died 1883; Theodore Parkman Carter, New York, until 1941
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