Gift of George D. Widener and Mrs. Eleanor Widener Dixon, 1958
Not on view
Inscription: Motto for Capel: Fide et Fortudine [trans.: By fidelity and fortitude]
Marking:  Leopard's head crowned (London assay office mark);  Small Roman d (London date letter for 1739–40);  Lion passant (English quality mark for sterling);  PL script, crown above, pellet between and below (maker's mark for Paul de Lamerie, entered 1739);  Small Roman c (London date letter for 1738–39);  PL, pellet between, crown and mullet above, fleur-de-lis below (maker's mark for Paul de Lamerie, entered 1732).
Location of marks: – on underside of center bowl , , ,  on underside of four round dishes
George D. Widener ; Mrs. Eleanor Elkins Rice (until 1958; to MMA)