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Cup

  • Place of origin:

    Dublin (city) (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1785 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    West, Mathew (maker)
    Tudor, Richard (maker)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Silver, raised, embossed and engraved

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by Arthur Hurst

  • Museum number:

    M.43-1940

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Cup, silver, one of a pair, wavy contour, the lower part of the body spirally gadrooned, the upper part embossed with floral sprays with two scroll handles and a spreading foot.

Place of Origin

Dublin (city) (made)

Date

ca. 1785 (made)

Artist/maker

West, Mathew (maker)
Tudor, Richard (maker)

Materials and Techniques

Silver, raised, embossed and engraved

Marks and inscriptions

Dublin hallmarks, ca.1785

Mark of Matthew West and Ricard Tudoe

Engraved with a coat of arms
Unidentified

Dimensions

Height: 15.5 cm, Width: 18.3 cm, Depth: 9.9 cm, Weight: 412.5 g

Object history note

Bequest - Arthur Hurst
Acquisition RF: 40 / 434

Descriptive line

Silver, Dublin hallmarks ca.1785, mark of Matthew West and Richard Tudor

Materials

Silver

Techniques

Raising; Embossing; Engraving (incising)

Subjects depicted

Floral patterns; Coats of arms; Gadroons

Categories

Drinking; Metalwork

Collection

Metalwork Collection

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