Struck on reverse with hallmarks (leopard's head, lion passant, date letter for 1723-4), and with maker's mark of Edward Feline.
Made for Philip Howard (1688/9-1749/50). 1978, with Brand Inglis Ltd, London. June 19, 1986, sold by an anonymous owner at Sotheby's, London, lot 77. E. & C. T. Koopman Ltd, London; by 1996, most probably sold by E. & C. T. Koopman to Alan and Simone Hartman, New York, NY; 2001, gift of Alan and Simone Hartman. (Accession date: February 21, 2001)
Gift of Alan and Simone Hartman and Harriet J. Bradbury Fund