Gold Tumbler Cup by Joseph Steward II

Hallmarked for London, 1765-6.

Details

Medium:
Gold
Dimensions:
8 cm
Art Fund grant:
£1,500 ( Total: £9,500)
Acquired in:
1978
Vendor:
Spink & Son

Maker's mark IS with Mullet above & centrefoil below. Inscribed; 'The Gift of the Right Honourable Lord Grosvenor to the City of Chester, 1766'.

Provenance

J.T.D'Arcy Hutton, sold Christie's October 1950; Mrs Ian Menzies, sold Christie's, March 1965.

Venue details

Grosvenor Museum 27 Grosvenor Street, CHESTER Cheshire CH1 2DD 01244 972 197 www.cheshirewestmuseums.co.uk

Entry details

Free to all

Mon – Sat, 10.30am – 5pm
Sun,1pm – 4pm

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