Cup (France), 1809–19
This object was
Eleanor L. Metzenberg.
It is credited
The Robert L. Metzenberg Collection, gift of Eleanor L. Metzenberg.
Its dimensions are
H x W: 7.5 x 7.3 cm (2 15/16 x 2 7/8 in.)
It has the following markings
On rim of cup: Moyenne quarantee mark, Paris 1809-1819 (Tardy, 192). Fineness mark ".950", France 1838 (Tardy, 199); On bottom: Fineness mark ".950", Paris, 1803-1809 (Tardy, 191) . Large illegible mark, "AI C [picture of goblet?] I B"
Cite this object as
Cup (France), 1809–19; Made by Gavet Coutelier (France); silver; H x W: 7.5 x 7.3 cm (2 15/16 x 2 7/8 in.); The Robert L. Metzenberg Collection, gift of Eleanor L. Metzenberg; 1985-103-281-b
This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition Feeding Desire: Design and the Tools of the Table, 1500-2005.