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Inscription: Notations of weight: (scratched under kettle) 60=1 (rest illegible); (scratched on underside of lamp): S7=10 / PPricked on underside of lamp and in the kettle: E.E.WMarking:  Leopard's head crowned; Small Roman i (date letter for 1744-45); Lion passant; PL script, crown above, pellet between and belwo (maker's mark, ent. 1739) (Grimwade 2204)Location of marks:All marks in group on underside of kettle, on outside of ring that holds lamp, on underside of lamp; and  on underside of burner cover.
Probably Sir Thomas Thornhill ; [ Christie's, London , July 17, 1893, #132 (not confirmed) ] ; Isabella Bell Cooper (until 1913) ; [ Christie's, London , February 25, 1913, #34 ] ; Mrs. Eleanor Elkins Rice ; Irwin Untermyer
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