Plate, Gorham Manufacturing Company (American, 1831–present), Silver, American

Plate

Maker:
Gorham Manufacturing Company (American, 1831–present)
Date:
1899
Geography:
Made in Providence, Rhode Island, United States
Culture:
American
Medium:
Silver
Dimensions:
9/16 x 8 1/16 in. (1.4 x 20.5 cm); 11 oz. 5 dwt. (350.4 g)
Classification:
Silver
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. Hugh J. Grant, in memory of her husband, Hugh J. Grant, 1984
Accession Number:
1984.288.1
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 774
Inscription: engraved in reserve on rim in shaded script: HJG Jr
lightly scratched on underside: 58313

Marking: marked on underside: Martele[accent aigu] / [eagle displayed] / [lion passant facing right] [anchor] G / 950-1000 FINE / 8634 (in rectangle); [sickle (Gorham date mark for 1899)]
Hugh J. Grant, New York, 1904–1981; Mrs. Hugh J. Grant, New York, 1981–1984