Oil and vinegar frameOn display
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This oil and vinegar frame probably formed part of a centrepiece or surtout de table. There is a virtually identical set of 1723 at Althorp by David Willaume I.
Information derived from T. Schroder, British and Continental Gold and Silver in the Ashmolean (2009)
Oil and vinegar frame
Material and technique
Dimensions16.8 cm (length)
with bottles 20.5 cm (height)
frame 639 g (weight)
No. of items
Bequeathed by G.O. Farrer through the Art Fund, 1946.
Museum locationSecond floor | Gallery 55 | Silver
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Schroder, Timothy, British and Continental Gold and Silver in the Ashmolean Museum (Oxford, Ashmolean Museum, 2009), 134
S.M. Hare, Paul de Lamerie - The Work of England’s Master Silversmith (1688 -1751) (London/Goldsmiths’ Company, 1990), 48, illus. p.89