Paul de Lamerie (British, 1688–1751, active 1712–51)
Diameter: 9 5/8 in. (24.4 cm)
Bequest of Rev. Alfred Duane Pell, 1925
Not on view
Inscription: Motto: Nil desperandum.
Marking:  Lion passant (English quality mark for sterling);  Leopard's head crowned (London assay office mark);  L, in shield (London date letter for 1746–47);  P L (script) crown above, pellets below and between (maker's mark for Paul de Lamerie, entered 1739).
Reverend Alfred Duane Pell (until 1925; bequeathed to MMA)