Paul de Lamerie (British, 1688–1751, active 1712–51)
Height: 9 3/4 in. (24.8 cm)
Bequest of Rev. Alfred Duane Pell, 1925
Not on view
Marking:  Lion passant (English quality mark for sterling);  Leopard's head crowned (London assay office mark);  b, in shield (London date letter for 1737–38);  P L, pellet between, star and crown above, fleur-de-lis below (maker's mark for Paul de Lamerie);  script N in oval;  axe (Dutch stamp for "antique"?).
Reverend Alfred Duane Pell (until 1925; bequeathed to MMA)