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Smallsword and Scabbard

Stoneware drop-shaped vase decorated with a variegated brown drips of glaze.
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  • Stoneware drop-shaped vase decorated with a variegated brown drips of glaze.

Date:

1744/45

Artist:

Silversmith: John Berthellot (English)
Cutler: Matthew Feesey (English, 1703-1769), London

About this artwork

Status

On View, Gallery 239

Department

Applied Arts of Europe

Title

Smallsword and Scabbard

Place

England (Object made in)

Date

Made 1734–1754

Medium

Steel, silver, wood, leather, silver thread, and textile

Dimensions

98.4 × 10.2 cm (38 3/4 × 4 in.)

Credit Line

Pauline Seipp Armstrong Fund, through prior acquisition of the George F. Harding Collection

Reference Number

2014.647a-b

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