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Made by: Patey, A. __ __Jetton ||Unknown __ __Ashstray

Currently in storage


About this object

In the inside of the bowl is a jetton with a scene of a forge wit two men, one standing on either side. Around the upper edge is an inscription "AERE. ARGENTO.AURO.FLANDO.FERIUNDO". Below is the artist's name A. PATEY. On the reverse of the jetton underneath the bowl is the facade of the mint, the inscription above "MONNAIE DE PARIS" and the date 1900, that of the Exposition Universale. The tray itself is plain.

Category:
SILVERWORK
Object name:
Ashtray
Made from:
Silver
Made in:
FRANCE (jetton); USA (ashtray)
Date made:
1900-1933
Size:
Dia. 3 in.
ashtray __ __ __ __7.62 CM

Detailed information for this item

Catalog number:
12.229
Class:
SILVER
Signature marks:
MARK; INSCRIPTION; DATE __The ashtray is marked: sterling; around upper edge: AERO.ARGENTO.AURO.FLANDO.FERIUNDO; below: A. Patey; reverse: MONNAIE DE PARIS, 1900
Credit line:
Bequest of Marjorie Merriweather Post, 1973