Marked by David Willaume I (British, 1658–about 1741)
Overall: 6.5 x 29.3 cm (2 9/16 x 11 9/16 in.) Weight: 38 oz 4dwt (1189 g)
Medium or Technique
Silver (Britannia standard)
Alan and Simone Hartman Galleries (Gallery 241A)
The reverse struck with hallmarks (lion's head erased, Britannia, date letter for 1702-3) and with maker's mark of David Williaume I.
Made for Thomas Wentworth, Lord Raby, later Earl of Strafford (1672-1739). June 2, 1989, sold by an anonymous owner at S.J. Phillips Ltd., London, lot 179, where most probably bought by Alan and Simone Hartman, New York, NY; 2001, gift of Alan and Simone Hartman. (Accession date: February 21, 2001)
Gift of Alan and Simone Hartman and Harriet J. Bradbury Fund