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Probably presented to Lionel, 1st Duke of Dorset, First Lieutenant of Ireland or his third son, George Sackville, Chief Secretary of Ireland and later Lord Germain, 1st Viscount Sackville.
Thence by descent to Mr. S. G. Stopford Sackville, Drayton House, Northamptonshire.
Louis L. Lipski Collection, no. 1317, sold Sotheby's London, 10 March 1981, Part I, lot 219.
With Jellinek & Sampson, London, 1977.
Peter Francis, Irish Delftware, an Illustrated History, London, 2000, fig. 107.