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Pair of scallop shells

Maker: Paul de Lamerie
(British, 1688–1751, active 1712–51)

Date: 1734/35
Culture: British, London
Medium: Silver
Dimensions: Overall (.61 confirmed): 1 5/16 x 5 1/16 x 4 7/16 in., 6 oz. 7 dwt. (3.3 x 12.8 x 11.3 cm, 0.198kg) Overall (.62 confirmed): 1 3/16 x 5 1/16 x 4 7/16 in., 6 oz. 11 dwt. (3 x 12.8 x 11.3 cm, 0.204kg)
Classification: Metalwork-Silver
Credit Line: Bequest of Alfred Duane Pell, 1924
Accession Number: 25.15.61, .62

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