This object is eligible for a Certificate of BADA Provenance

London, 1727 by Abraham Buteux

Of inverted bell form with midband, on stepped molded foot, "S" shaped leaf-capped handles, the stepped domed cover with molded baluster finial, engraved on body with a coat of arms within an architectural scroll, shell and foliage surround, the cover engraved with an owl crest within a similar surround. 

The arms are those of Cockburn for Adam Cockburn (1656-1735), Lord Ormiston, of County Haddington, Scotland.

Provenance: The Hyman Collection, 1991-599

Exhibitions: on loan at Colonial Williamsburg, 1991-2007

Literature: Illustrated and described in "Silver at Williamsburg: Drinking Vessels" by John Hyman, p. 94, no. 115.


13 1/2''(H)


98 oz.

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