Artist William Cripps, English, ca. 1717-1767
Title
  • Epergne
Date 1763
Medium silver
Dimensions Overall: 14 1/4 × 28 × 26 inches (36.2 × 71.1 × 66 cm)
Credit Line City of Detroit Purchase
Accession Number 29.312
Department European Sculpture and Dec Arts
On View Fashionable Living: S330.2, Level 3 (see map)
Marks Stamp, on outside of footring, four marks: H [date letter for 1763-64] [Leopard's head crowned] [Lion passant] WC [maker's mark in a rectangle]
Marks, scratched into bottom: 238 = 5 [crossed out] 237..17 .
(Walter H. Willson);
1929-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)