Paul de Lamerie (British, 1688–1751, active 1712–51)
Height (each): 6 1/4 in. (15.9 cm)
Gift of George D. Widener and Mrs. Eleanor Widener Dixon, 1958
58.7.5a, b–.8a, b
Not on view
Marking:  Leopard's head crowned (London assay office mark);  Roman capital S (London date letter for 1733–34);  Lion passant (English quality mark for sterling);  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 body
George D. Widener ; Mrs. Eleanor Elkins Rice (until 1958; to MMA)