Collection of silver plate by Various artists

63 pieces of silver plate (almost all English) covering the period between the reigns of Elizabeth and George I including 6 Jacobean tankards, one given by the Duke of Ormonde, Chancellor of Oxford, to the Senior Proctor in 1669, a Charles II silver gilt teapot, by Benjamin Pyne 1680 (illustrated); two Porringers, Mark NS, 1667; Elizabethan tiger-ware jugs; Queen Anne maces.

Details

Medium:
Silver plate
Acquired in:
1947
Bequeathed by:
Dr A T Carter through The Art Fund

Also includes a collection of 70 early English spoons, 1504-1694.

Venue details

Ashmolean Museum Beaumont Street, OXFORD Oxfordshire OX1 2PH 01865 278000 www.ashmolean.org

Entry details

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