Skip to main content

Stand for écuelle: MAR.M.68B-1912

An image of Stand for écuelle

Terms of use

These images are provided for non-commercial use under a Creative Commons License (BY-NC-ND). To license a high resolution version, please contact our image library who will discuss fees, terms and waivers.

Download this image

Creative commons explained - what it means, how you can use our's and other people's content.

Alternative views

Object information

Current Location: In storage

Maker(s)

Silversmith: Unknown

Entities

Categories

Description

Silver; circular dish with hexafoil moulded rim (see MAR.M.68 & A-1912)

Notes

History note: Not known before testator

Legal notes

C.B. Marlay Bequest

Measurements and weight

Weight: 490 g
Weight: 15:15 oz : dwt

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1912-06-18) by Marlay, Charles Brinsley

Dating

18th Century, second quarter#
Production date: circa AD 1735 : Louis XV

Note

No maker's mark or town mark; made to match écuelle by Philippe-Joseph Beschand

School or Style

Rococo

Components of the work

Across Rim Diameter 23.5 cm Diameter 9¼ in
To Rim Height 1.8 cm Height ¾ in

Materials used in production

Silver

Techniques used in production

Raising : Raised dish with applied moulded border

References and bibliographic entries

Related exhibitions

Identification numbers

Accession number: MAR.M.68B-1912
Primary reference Number: 160155
Stable URI

Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Wednesday 15 February 2017 Last processed: Thursday 7 December 2023

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Applied Arts

Citation for print

This record can be cited in the Harvard Bibliographic style using the text below:

The Fitzwilliam Museum (2024) "Stand for écuelle" Web page available at: https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/160155 Accessed: 2024-03-01 09:16:02

Citation for Wikipedia

To cite this record on Wikipedia you can use this code snippet:

{{cite web|url=https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/160155 |title=Stand for écuelle |author=The Fitzwilliam Museum|accessdate=2024-03-01 09:16:02|publisher=The University of Cambridge}}

API call for this record

To call these data via our API (remember this needs to be authenticated) you can use this code snippet:

https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/api/v1/objects/object-160155

Bootstrap HTML code for reuse

To use this as a simple code embed, copy this string:

<div class="text-center">
    <figure class="figure">
        <img src="https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/imagestore/aa/aa20/MAR_M_68B_1912.jpg"
        alt="Stand for écuelle"
        class="img-fluid" />
        <figcaption class="figure-caption text-info">Stand for écuelle</figcaption>
    </figure>
</div>
    

More objects and works of art you might like

Unknown

Accession Number: GR.25a-k.1980

Stand for an oval basket

Accession Number: C.27-2015

Ink stand

Accession Number: E.10.1924

Suggested products from Curating Cambridge

You might be interested in this...

Sign up for updates

Updates about future exhibitions and displays, family activities, virtual events & news. You'll be the first to know...