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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

Marks

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)

English (London), 1755–56

Object Place

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

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Silver