Artist David King, Irish, 1717-1847
Title
  • Two-Handled Cup
Date between 1717 and 1718
Medium silver
Dimensions Overall: 8 1/4 × 11 1/2 × 6 1/2 inches, 1 kg 165.3 g (21 × 29.2 × 16.5 cm, 2 pounds 9.1 ounces)
Credit Line City of Detroit Purchase
Accession Number 29.309
Department European Sculpture and Dec Arts
On View British S3BB, Level 3 (see map)
Marks Stamp, on underside of bottom, in center: [crowned harp] [court-hand a, date letter for year 1717-18] [maker's mark: DK surmounted by crown.]
Marks, on bottom, scratched: 2222/3800/ ah-1
Marks, on bottom: 38:18
Marks, scratched: 9981/3709 /SAP [cursive]xx [other illegible writing]
Marks, on bottom: 29.309
(Walter H. Willson);
1929-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)