Marked by James Penman
Object Place: Europe, Edinburgh, Scotland
H. 8.2 cm x W. 11.6 cm (3 1/4 x 4 9/16 in.); Diameter of rim: 8.5 cm (3 5/16 in.); Weight: 156 gm (5 oz) Weight; 156 gm (5 oz0
Medium or Technique
Not On View
The raised cup has a flared rim and rests on a circular wire rim. The lower section of the cup is decorated with applied ribs formed od chased sheet. The midband is a reeded wire, and the flat scrolled handle is decorated with a string of applied beading.
Engraved on the underside, IR; S; scrathced "1722".
On underside, maker's mark P (Jackson, p544); castle; assay mark P for James Penman; date letter u.
Gift of the Estate of Edith, Lady Playfair to the MFA. (Accession Date: October 18, 1932)
Gift of the Estate of Edith, Lady Playfair