The shallow circular dish is raised and has a plain flaring rim. It rests on a straight foot formed from sheet.
Engraved in center in cipher, EL with an earl's coronet above; engraved on underside, "Ex . Dono" with a cipher beneath. On rim, "1719/ 12oz/ 15d".
On underside, maker's mark CD (Jackson, 1989, p. 545); castle; assay master mark EP for Edward Penman; date letter O
William E. Godfrey, New York, purchased by Frank Brewer Bemis, April 1, 1922, Bequest of Frank Brewer Bemis to the MFA. (Accession Date: November 7, 1935).
Bequest of Frank Brewer Bemis