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Wine Cooler

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The wine cooler is campana-shaped and rests on a fluted trumpet foot with a calyx. The lower section of the vessel, which is cast in four sections, is covered with a pattern of acanthus leaves and grapevines. Cast fluted handles, resting on two satyr's heads, are joined to the lower section of...

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Inscription

Stamped on base: "RUNDELL BRIDGE ET RUNDELL AURIFICES REGIS ET PRINCIPIS WALLIAE LONDINI FECERUNT"; scratched inside both bases, 3004 / p849 pair / L 101. scratched on both collars, " 611 612 } 4 oz 670 L (sterling pound) h00". on .1798, "168=2" "167-7" stamped on bottom of body, 3; stamped on liner and collar, 2. , stamped on bottom of cup, liner, and collar, 1.

Marks

On side of foot, maker's mark PS (Grimwade 2235) (repeated on collar and liner); lion passant (repeated on collar); leopard's head crowned (repeated on liner); date letter N (repeated on collar and liner) sovereign's head (repeated on liner)

Provenance

Garrard and Co., London; Theodora Wilbour Fund in Memory of Charlotte Beebe Wilbour (1833-1914). (Accession Date: December 9, 1954)

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Charlotte Beebe Wilbour

English (London), 1808–09

Object Place

London, England

Dimensions

H. 28.2 cm (11 1/8 in.); W. 26.7 cm (10 1/2 in.); Weight: 5,244.8 gm (168 oz 12 dwt)

Accession Number

54.1799

Medium or Technique

Silver gilt

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Silver