This Charles I cup has a sponsor's mark with the initials RM above a cherub's head.

The cover has a cast steeple finial and caryatid supports. The stem incorporates a double handled vase. The bowl, flaring foot and cover are decorated with flat chasing.

Provenance

Sir Ernest Cassel; then by descent.


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