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Mustard Pot, late 18th century

This is a Mustard pot. It was made by Richard Hennell. It is dated late 18th century and we acquired it in 1926. Its medium is silver, glass. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was bequest of Mrs. John Innes Kane. It is credited Bequest of Mrs. John Innes Kane.

Its dimensions are

H x W x D: 7.1 x 8.5 x 5.9 cm (2 13/16 x 3 3/8 x 2 5/16 in.)

It has the following markings

Stamped on scrollwork near handle: R [dot], leopard's head, lion passant, date letter N or V in sheild; on underside of lid: lion passant.

Cite this object as

Mustard Pot, late 18th century; Made by Richard Hennell (English); silver, glass; H x W x D: 7.1 x 8.5 x 5.9 cm (2 13/16 x 3 3/8 x 2 5/16 in.); Bequest of Mrs. John Innes Kane; 1926-37-163-a,b

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