Plate

English (London)
1755–56
Marked by Peter Archambo II, Marked by Peter Meure (free 1739)


Object Place: Europe, London, England

Dimensions

H. 1.9 cm (3/4 in.); Diameter 24.2 cm (9 1/2 in.); Weight: 518.8 gm (16 oz 13 dwt)

Accession Number

33.159

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Silver

Each shaped circular plate has a broad rim with cast gadrooned borders.

Inscription

ARMORIALS: engraved on rim, the arms and crests of Curzon with Hanmer in pretence, for Asheton Curzon, (1729-1820) who married Ester Hanmer, (d. 1764), daughter of William Hammer, Esq., of Hammer Bettisfield and of Iscoyd, co. Flint.
INSCRIPTIONS:engraved on underside, No 47/18-3

Markings

On underside of each rim, date letter u; leopard's head crowned; lion passant; maker's mark PA with a P above and an M below (Grimwade 2129)

Provenance

Anonymous Gift to the MFA in Memory of Charlotte Beebe Wilbour (1833-1914). (Accession Date: March 2, 1933)

Credit Line

Anonymous gift in memory of Charlotte Beebe Wilbour (1833-1914)