The Du Cane Flagon by English

Cup commemorating the new Bethlem Hospital, 1677.


Silver Dimensions: 33 cm
Art Fund grant:
£7,500 ( Total: £19,375; Tax remission)
Acquired in:
Charles Du Cane

Du Cane heirloom engraved with a dedication to Benjamin Ducane, by order of Court for the Hospitals of Bridewell and Bethlehem. Hallmarked for London 1676: maker's mark 'IR' a trefoil above, pellet below (an unknown female goldsmith).

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