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covered cup

covered cup

  • Place of origin:

    Great Britain (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1879 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Electrotype

  • Museum number:

    REPRO.1879&A-12

  • Gallery location:

    Silver, Room 67, The Whiteley Galleries, case EXP []

Physical description

Original of silver-gilt, chased and repousse.

Place of Origin

Great Britain (made)

Date

ca. 1879 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Electrotype

Dimensions

Diameter: 18.2 cm base, Height: 54.50 cm, Width: 18.2 cm

Object history note

The original the property of the Grocers’ Company. The bowl bears the arms of the Company and of the donor, John Sanders. English, hallmark for 1666. Bought gilt for £25.

Descriptive line

Electrotype of lidded cup

Techniques

Electrotyping

Categories

Metalwork

Collection

Metalwork Collection

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