Inscription: engraved on body: coat of arms on shield within scrolled mantling with a ? crest below and device above engraved on underside: JD (script) / PG (shaded roman)
Marking: marked on body to right of handle: I T E [TE are conjoined] (in oval)
Jonas V. Douw (ca. 1655–1736); to his son Petrus Douw (1692–1775); to his daughter Magdalena Douw (Mrs. Harmen) Gansevoort (1718–1796); to her son Peter Gansevoort (1749–1812); to his son Peter Gansevoort, Jr. (1788–1876); to his daughter Catherine Gansevoort (Mrs. Abraham) Lansing (1839–1918); gift to The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1901.