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Inscription: (Monogram engraved in center of underside of each box, in XIX century script, under an earl's coronet) E N (for Normanton)Marking:  Leopard's head crowned; Small black letter f (date letter for 1683–84); Lion passant guardant; W F, double bowknot above, cinquefoil below (maker's mark for William Fowle);Location of marks:- on interior bottom of each box; &  on top of each cover
Lord Swaythling , London ; Lord Astor of Hever ; [ Important Old English and French Silver, Christie, Manson and Woods , London, May 15, 1963, no. 108; to Phillips ] ; J. Phillips (from 1963)
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