Inscription: in plate, below image at center: "ENGRAVED BY J. PARKIN."; lower center: "MARY STUART, QUEEN OF SCOTLAND. / At the Age of 16. / OB: 1587 / FROM THE ORIGINAL BY PARIS BORDONE. / COURT PAINTER TO FRANCIS THE FIRST AND SECOND OF FRANCE / In the possession of James Copland, Esq: M.D. FRS. / (The Frame is also copied from the Original)"