Maker’s mark of Anne Tanqueray
Height: 8c., 3 1/8 in
Weight: 257gr, 8oz. 5dwt
The arms are those of Lionel Tollemache, 4th Earl of Dysart
Of spherical shape, the circular pedestal base and hinged cover with applied straight gadroon borders. The body engraved with a contemporary crest and earl's coronet, the cover similarly engraved with a coat-of-arms, supporters and motto below an earl's coronet above an engraved paterae border, scratch weight: '8=10'.
Commissioned by Lionel Tollemache, 4th Earl of Dysart for Ham House
Sold by order of the Trustees of the Tollemache Estates, removed from Peckforton Castle, Cheshire
Christopher Rowell, Ham House: 400 Years of Collecting and Patronage, 2013. pp 240