The scenes on the outer ring include David taking Saul's arms, Lot fleeing Sodom, the Judgment of Paris, and Pyramus and Thisbe; a boar hunt is depicted on the inner ring. The central medallion with the lady in profile is probably a later addition.
Inscription: In cartouches in border: Sodoma / 1537
Marking:  G 3;  Ship of Saint Vincent (Lisbon town mark);  Weevil in rectangle (French mark for silver imported from countries without customs conventions, in use 1893 to present).
Location of marks: On rim
Baron Albert von Oppenheim , Cologne (in 1904) ; J. Pierpont Morgan , London and New York (until 1917; to MMA)