Porringer by William Ramsay

Porringer chased with flower-head ornament, the scroll handles are in the form of caryatids.

Details

Medium:
Silver-gilt
Art Fund grant:
£1,000 ( Total: £5,800)
Acquired in:
1986
Vendor:
Phillips de Pury

Inscribed; 'From Asby Maske on St Mark Day - 1669 - the swiftest horse bought this way'.

Provenance

Phillips Fine Art Auctioneers, 26/10/84, lot 134.

Venue details

Laing Art Gallery New Bridge Street, NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE Tyne and Wear NE1 8AG 0191 232 7734 www.twmuseums.org.uk/laing

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