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Jug

  • Place of origin:

    London (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1830 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Pearce, Richard (maker)
    Burrows, George II (maker)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Silver, raised, gadrooned

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by Reginald Dyson

  • Museum number:

    M.35-1943

  • Gallery location:

    Silver, Room 67, The Whiteley Galleries, case 15, shelf 3

Place of Origin

London (made)

Date

ca. 1830 (made)

Artist/maker

Pearce, Richard (maker)
Burrows, George II (maker)

Materials and Techniques

Silver, raised, gadrooned

Marks and inscriptions

Maker, RPGB for Richard Pearce and George Burrows II (the mark as found on M.34-1943), date obscured but probably ca.1830, leopard, duty, sterling

Dimensions

Height: 10.3 cm, Length: 14.3 cm, Width: 10.85 cm

Object history note

Acquisition RF: 43 / 1020
Bequest - R J Dyson Esq.
Object finished before hallmarking. From a three piece set. It was not unusual for silver services to have two makers. The retailer was responsible for assembling the sets, often from a number of skilled specialists.

Descriptive line

Silver, London ca.1830, mark of Richard Pearce and George Burrow (II)

Materials

Silver

Techniques

Raising

Subjects depicted

Gadroons

Categories

Metalwork; Tea, Coffee & Chocolate wares

Collection

Metalwork Collection

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