Cake Basket

On display

Details

  • Title

    Cake Basket

  • Artist/maker

    Nicholas Sprimont (1716 - 1771) (goldsmith)
  • Associated place

    London (place of creation)
  • Date

    c. 1740
  • Material and technique

    silver

  • Material index

  • Object type

  • Dimensions

    44.6 cm (length)
    34.9 cm (width)
    27.7 cm (height)
    2594 g (weight)
  • No. of items

    2

  • Credit line

    Presented by Mrs J.C. Conway, 1959.

  • Museum location

    Second floor | Gallery 55 | Silver
  • Museum department

    Western Art

  • Accession no.

    WA1959.40.4

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Further reading

Schroder, Timothy, British and Continental Gold and Silver in the Ashmolean Museum (Oxford, Ashmolean Museum, 2009), 251

Gardner, Bellamy, ‘'Silvershape' in Chelsea Porcelain: Nicholas Sprimont and His work as a silversmith’, The Antique Collector August 1937, (1937)

Gardner, Bellamy, ‘Sprimont as Silversmith’, The Antique Collector August 1938, (1938)

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