side with crest Photo © President and Fellows of Harvard College
Identification and Creation
Object Number
1966.51.35
People
Joseph Ward, British (1672 - 1734)
Title
Two-handled Cup
Classification
Vessels
Work Type
vessel
Date
1698-1699
Places
Creation Place: Europe, United Kingdom, England, London
Culture
British
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/228311
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Silver
Dimensions
12.1 × 20.3 × 12.5 cm (4 3/4 × 8 × 4 15/16 in.)
423 g
Inscriptions and Marks
  • hallmark: body; possibly "let in": Britannia, lion's head erased, date letter, and maker's mark
Provenance
Edwin Hale Abbot Jr., Cambridge, MA, Bequest to Fogg Museum, 1966.
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Bequest of Edwin H. Abbot
Accession Year
1966
Object Number
1966.51.35
Division
European and American Art
Contact
am_europeanamerican@harvard.edu
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Descriptions
Description
Circular with everted sides, on spreading foot, with two scroll handles issuing from shaped cut-card calices, chased with spiral fluting under a band of punch work and matting, engraved on one side with a crest

Publication History

Christopher Hartop, British and Irish Silver in the Fogg Art Museum, Harvard University Art Museums/Yale University Press (Cambridge, Mass. and New Haven, 2007), p. 227, cat. no. 256, repr. p. 227, details repr. p. 227.

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