Description & Technical information

Campana form on spreading foot, the lower body part-fluted and with scroll handles with lion-mask terminals, applied later on each side with a coat-of-arms below an earl's coronet, marked on foot, collar and liner.

Weight: 211 oz. 6 dwt. (6,573g)

The arms are those of Bernard impaling Brodrick for James Bernard, 2nd Earl of Bandon (1785-1856) and his wife Susan, daughter of the Rev. the Hon. Charles Brodrick, Archbishop of Cashel, whom he married in 1809. He succeed his father in 1830 therefore the arms are likely have been applied circa 1830.

Date:  1809
Period:  1750-1850, 19th century
Origin:  London, England
Medium: silver
Signature: Maker’s mark of Thomas Robins

Dimensions: 24.3 cm (9⁵/₈ inches)
Provenance: James Bernard, 2nd Earl of Bandon (1785-1856).

Categories: Silver