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Bucket shaped bowl over ballister form stem on spreading round foot on bowl. an oval engraved portrait of Queen Anne, on reversed side engraved the Royal Coat of Arms.


ARMORIALS: engraved on one side of the cup are the Royal Arms for Queen Anne, on the other, a copy of her coronation portrait.


Just below the rim, maker's mark GR in a shaped shield (Grimwade 876); Britannia; lion's head erased; date letter h (1703/4).


1939, William Randolph Hearst (b. 1863 - d. 1951), New York; January 5-7, 1939, Hearst sale, Parke-Bernet, New York, lot 300, to Forsyth Wickes (b. 1876 - d. 1964), New York and Newport, RI; 1965, bequest of Forsyth Wickes to the MFA. (Accession Date: December 24, 1965)

Credit Line

Bequest of Forsyth Wickes—The Forsyth Wickes Collection

English (London), 1703–04


Overall: 25.8cm (10 3/16in.) Other (diam of rim): 12.3 cm (4 13/16 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Silver gilt