A stunning James II silver porringer and cover decorated with elegant acanthus leaf designs to the lower bowl. The centre front and back have elegant contemporary armorial/initials for importance. The ornate lid is detachable and crowned with a decorative finial.
Weight: 23.9 troy ounces/745 grams
Height: 7 inches/17.6cm
Width: 9.5 inches/24cm (back of handle to back of opposite handle)
Diameter: 5.5 inches/14cm
Condition: Excellent throughout
Note: Attributed to Joseph Moore (Silversmiths in Elizabethan and Stuart London their lives and their marks reference book)