The Beckford Silver by Various artists

27 pieces including: Teapot & stand, Paul Storr; Bowl & milk jug, Phiip Rundell; Teapot, Peter Podie; Teapot stand, William Eaton; Caddy, M.

Details

Medium:
Silver-gilt
Art Fund grant:
£3,000
Acquired in:
1977
Vendor:
Hamilton & Kinneil Estates

Plummer; 12 teaspoons & tongs, Story and Elliott; and 4 wine coasters, R.Salmon.

Provenance

William Beckford, Fontill Abbey; after Beckford's death, passed to his son-in-law, 10th Duke of Hamilton; acquired by Hamilton and Kinneil Estates.

Venue details

National Museum of Scotland Chambers Street, EDINBURGH Edinburgh EH1 1JF 0300 123 6789 www.nms.ac.uk

Entry details

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