A rectangular George III silver soup tureen and cover resting on four paw feet.
Soup Tureen and Cover by J Mackay, 1810
- 38 cm long
- Art Fund grant:
- £5,200 ( Total: £13,000)
- Acquired in:
- Michael Rix, Perth
The lid is engraved with a scene of Castle Campbell, Dollar. The tureen is engraved with a presentation inscription.
Presented as a gift to Craufurd Tait of Harviestoun, Clackmannanshire, 20th July 1811 by the Clackmannanshire Yeomanry Cavalry; may have been sold in 1820s; unsold at auction at Sotheby's 1998; Michael Rix.