The chalice has a six-lobed foot and is engraved: IHS XRS and EH.
Silver-gilt Chalice and Paten by Unknown Artist, 15181519
© V&A (Victoria and Albert Museum)
- Art Fund grant:
- £1,250 ( Total: £2,500)
- Acquired in:
The initials may refer to Elizabeth Howard, wife of Sir Henry Bedingfield who died in 1656. Has London hallmark and a makers mark of a Scorpion or fish.
From the collections of Sir Henry Bedingfield; Lord Swaythling; Prince Duleep Singh.