George III silver-gilt cup and cover by Unknown Artist

Cup decorated with thistles, a thistle-head forming the finial of the lid.

Details

Medium:
Silver-gilt
Dimensions:
38 cm
Art Fund grant:
£150 ( Total: £150)
Acquired in:
1965
Vendor:
Estate of F C H Bowen

Inscribed with: 'Presented by the Officers of the 10th Regiment St Andrew's Militia of the Island of Barbados to Colonel Richard Morris in Testimony of their high repect for his efficient Gentlemanly and URBANE CONDUCT AS THEIR COMMANDER coupled with the strongest affection and regard for his worth as their Friend. 11th April 1838.'

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