Mark on cup and cover: lion passant, leopard's head crowned, date letter, Gothic B and maker's mark, T over RG over C
Inscribed: "The Gift of the City of Bristol to Captain Lockhart of Ye Tartar, 1758"
21 × 17.5 × 10.1 cm (8 1/4 × 6 7/8 × 3 15/16 in.)
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1957. Catalogue: The Thomas Lumley Collection of Old English Silver held by Messrs. James Robinson Inc., New York, Oct. 14-26, 1957, #48.
1951. Grimwade, A.G., “A New List of Old English Gold Plate”, Part I - 17th Century, Connossieur, May 1951, pp. 76-82, ill. 13.
Ian Wardropper and Lynn Springer Roberts, European Decorative Arts in the Art Institute of Chicago (Chicago: Art Institute of Chicago, 1991), pp. 59, 61, 63 (ill.).
Baltimore Museum of Art, Age of Elegance: The Rococo and its Effect, April 25 to June 14, 1959.
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