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Inscription: Engraved on body below spout: [crest of a hand holding keys]Engraved on back edge of plinth in script: Lee Wood Gorham March 29– 1910Marking: Marked on underside in oval banner: T[pellet] Fletcher[pellet] [pellet] PHILAD.
Probably Governor Isaac Shelby (1750–1826) of Kentucky; Lee Wood Gorham (1864–1918), Lexington, Kentucky, from 1910; her husband, John Breckenridge Gorham, until 1943; private collection, until 2001; [Hirschl and Adler Galleries, Inc., New York].
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