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Pair of boxes from the Countess of Westmorland toilet service
1783-1784

Medium
silver-gilt
Measurements
(a-b) 8.0 × 19.9 × 13.5 cm (overall) (cherubs with dog)
(c-d) 8.0 × 20.0 × 13.6 cm (overall) (cherubs with panpipe and harp)
Place/s of Execution
London, England
Inscription
(a) punched in base u.c: DS / RS (lion passant) (crowned leopard's head) h
(c) punched in base u.c. DS / RS (lion passant) (crowned leopard's head) h
(b) punched (vertically) in base l.r. DS / RS
punched (vertically) in base u.r. (lion passant)
punched (vertically) in base l.l. h
punched (vertically) in base u.l. (crowned leopard's head)
(d) punched (vertically) in base u.r. h
punched (vertically) in base l.r. (crowned leopard's head)
punched (vertically) in base l.l. (lion passant)
punched (vertically) in base u.l. DS / RS
Accession Number
2003.417.a-d
Department
International Decorative Arts
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Presented through the NGV Foundation by Elizabeth J. Morgan, Founder Benefactor, 2003
This digital record has been made available on NGV Collection Online through the generous support of Digitisation Champion Ms Carol Grigor through Metal Manufactures Limited
Gallery location
18th Century Decorative Arts & Paintings Gallery
Level 2, NGV International