Overall: 3 7/8 x 5 1/4 x 3 7/8 in. ( 9.8 x 13.3 x 9.8 cm )
Wrought silver creamer; squat, round body with narrow, tapering gadrooning around the lower body; applied, concave shoulder with an applied foliate scroll band rim; short, wide pouring lip with a low back and sides; seated on a short, circular, stepped and molded pedestal with a vertically applied beaded footring; double c-scroll handle with an acanthus grip and a solid scroll terminus, joined to and curved above the rim; engraved on the front center with the arms of the Maitland family, a crowned leopard seated on fess with spread arms, holding a sword in the left paw and a clover in the right; gilt interior; maker's marks stamped on the base.
Bequest of Elsie Stevenson Magie
engraved: on the front center: the arms of the Maitland family, a crowned leopard seated on fess with spread arms, holding a sword in the left paw and a clover in the right
stamped: on the base: "JMc/." in a rectangle, in roman letters, surrounded by, the king's head conforming, an "l" in a shield, a thistle in a shield and a castle in a shield
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