Tumbler

English (London)
between 1732–39
Marked by Paul de Lamerie (Dutch (active in England) 1688–1751)


Object Place: Europe, London, England

Dimensions

Height: 7 x 8.9 cm (2 3/4 in.) Diameter: 8.9 cm (3 1/2 in.) Weight:164.4 gm (5 oz and 6 dwt)

Accession Number

35.1620

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Silver

The cups, raised from sheet, have straight sides and rounded bases.

Inscription

ARMORIALS: engraved on side of each, the crest of Graham, probably for James Graham, third Duke of Montrose.
INSCRIPTIONS: engraved on other side of each, a double cipher of the initials LR.

Markings

On underside of each, maker's mark PL (Grimwade 2203).

Provenance

Crichton Brothers, New York, purchased by Frank Brewer Bemis, September 29, 1930, Bequest of Frank Brewer Bemis to the MFA. (Accession Date: November 7, 1935)

Credit Line

Bequest of Frank Brewer Bemis