Six fruit plates engraved with scenes from the story of Abraham or Isaac with a border of mermen and marine monsters and a rim of birds, beasts and foliage.
Six Elizabethan silver-gilt dishes by Unknown Artist, 15731574
© V&A (Victoria and Albert Museum)
- Art Fund grant:
- £2,000 ( Total: £7,000)
- Acquired in:
Two escutcheons obliterated and the third has the arms of W Montagu. Silversmith monogram FR.
From the collection of Captain Frederick Montagu.