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Candle stem

Pair of baluster stems matching 65.2301-2.

Inscription

MARKS: on each corner, underside of base, maker's mark BI with a crown above and a bird below (like Grimwade 178); lion's head erased; Britannia; date letter c (1698/9). ARMORIALS: engraved on the base, arms of Grey, Earl of Stamford, impaling Maynard. SCRATCHES: engraved on the underside of the base, "Bere Alston," "17-11".

Credit Line

Bequest of Forsyth Wickes—The Forsyth Wickes Collection

1698–99

Object Place

London, England

Accession Number

65.2304

Medium or Technique

Metal

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Silver