Bowl used to hold feet of drinking-glasses cooling in water in the bowl, has unusual scallop-shell decoration.
Silver Monteith Bowl by James Cockburn, 16971698
© National Museum of Scotland
- Art Fund grant:
- £1,000 ( Total: £2,900)
- Acquired in:
Later Monteiths used as punch bowls. Engraved with a coat of arms, probably Johnstone of Westerhall, early 18th century.
Ernest, Duke of Cumberland and King of Hanover (shown by ducal coronet and initials inconspicuously engraved above the arms)