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Two-handled cup

Artist

Bartholomew Le Roux, Sr

Date

c. 1702-1708

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location Not on view.
Two-handled cup, Bartholomew Le Roux, Sr
: The Exeter Salt and Two Notable Silver Cups Added to Collection
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Medium: Decorative Arts and Utilitarian Objects, Metalwork | Silver
Size: 8 1/4 x 15 15/16 in. (20.96 x 40.48 cm)
Creation Place: North America, United States, New York, New York City
Culture: North America, United States, New York
Style: 17th-18th century
Inscriptions: Marks; Inscriptions maker's mark, once on side of body, twice on cover: <BR>; the coat-of-arms of the marquess of Winchester, on front of cup
Physical Description: cup and cover, two-handled; slightly rounded at bottom, on a raised base with gadrooned band; the lower body is decorated with a deep band of repoussé acanthus leaves; the slightly domed cover, with a broad design of leaves in relief, is topped by a flute
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; Gift of James F. and Louise H. Bell
Accession Number: 49.30
Artist: Le Roux, Sr, Bartholomew, American, 1663 - 1713
Role: Artist
Nationality: American
Life Dates: American, 1663 - 1713
Added to Site: February 28, 2009