The Wallace Collection

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  • Shuttle
  • This object is currently being catalogued
  • Jean-Vincent Huguet (active between: 1787 - 1816)
  • Paris, France
  • 1757 - 1758
  • Gold
  • Weight: 90.9 g
    Width: 44 mm
    Length: 126.4 mm
    Height: 33.1 mm
  • Maker's mark: 'IHV' in a triangle formation, mark of Jean-Vincent Huguet, goldsmith registered in Paris, 4 October 1745 - 1786.
    Charge mark: Charge for gold of the fermier Eloy Brichard, Paris, 7 October 1756 - 1 Ocotber 1759.
    Warden's mark: Wardens mark (maison commune) for gold, Paris, 16 July 1757 - 21 July 1758.
    Discharge mark: Decharge for the fermiers Eloy Brichard and Etienne Somfoye, Paris, 1 October 1756 - 1 October 1762.
    Warranty mark: The restricted warranty mark (petite garantie), Paris, 10 May 1838 - 31 Decemeber 1846.
    Mark: Mark 4
  • W221
  • Boudoir Cabinet
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  • Jean-Allègre, before 1869, his sale, Paris, 13-18 May 1872, lot 125 “ NAVETTE EN OR de couleurs, cislée à fleurs et quadrilles reperçus à jour. Epoque Louis XV” Bought by Charles Mannheim for Sir Richard Wallace, for 480 Francs.