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Mount (France), ca. 1810

This is a mount. It is dated ca. 1810 and we acquired it in 1904. Its medium is cast and gilt bronze. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was donated by Jacob H. Schiff. It is credited Gift of Jacob H. Schiff.

Our curators have highlighted 8 objects that are related to this one. Here are three of them, selected at random:

  • Mount (France), ca. 1780
  • stamped, cast, and chased gilt bronze.
  • Purchased for the Museum by the Advisory Council.
  • 1909-25-18

Its dimensions are

L x W: 7.3 x 31 cm (2 7/8 x 12 3/16 in.)

It has the following markings

Stamped on back: "CO"

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Mount (France), ca. 1810; cast and gilt bronze; L x W: 7.3 x 31 cm (2 7/8 x 12 3/16 in.); Gift of Jacob H. Schiff; 1904-20-470

This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition Hewitt Sisters Collect.

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