Seven pieces of silver from Chester Churches inscribed with the names of donors.
Silver Patens, Communion Cup and Flagons by Various artists, 15701729
© Grosvenor Museum
- Art Fund grant:
- £2,500 ( Total: £28,210)
- Acquired in:
- Archdeacon of Chester
1) Silver gilt Flagon, maker Hugh Roberts, London 1696-7; 2-3) A Pair of silver plate Patens, maker Hugh Roberts; 4) Elizabethan Communion Cup, maker William Mutton, Chester; 5-6) Pair of Silver Flagons, maker Seth Lofthouse, London 1701-2; 7) Jug or Ewer, maker Humphrey Payne, London 1728-9.
The pieces come from a group of nineteen pieces formerley churches in Chester, now declared redundant.
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