Inscription: engraved on body to left of handle: [arms and crest of Schuyler] engraved on body to right of handle in script: Myndert Schuyler / b. 1672 d. 1755
Marking: marked to right and left of handle: V / P[pellet]D (in trefoil surround)
Myndert (1672–1755) and Rachel Cuyler Schuyler (1674–1747); their granddaughter Anna De Peyster Douw (1723–1794); by descent to Susan Van Rensselaer Dayton (b. 1866) (Mrs. Edward Hugh Gardner Dayton); sold to The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1947.