The cups, raised from sheet, have straight sides and rounded bases.
ARMORIALS: engraved on side of each, the crest of Graham, probably for James Graham, third Duke of Montrose. INSCRIPTIONS: engraved on other side of each, a double cipher of the initials LR.
On underside of each, maker's mark PL (Grimwade 2203).
Crichton Brothers, New York, purchased by Frank Brewer Bemis, September 29, 1930, Bequest of Frank Brewer Bemis to the MFA. (Accession Date: November 7, 1935)
Bequest of Frank Brewer Bemis
English (London), between 1732–39
- Marked by Paul de Lamerie, Dutch (active in England) 1688–1751