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Commissioned by Henry, 1st Earl of Uxbridge (1744-1812) from Messrs. Wakelin and Taylor on 19 September 1792, and by descent to his son
Henry William, 2nd Earl of Uxbridge and 1st Marquess of Anglesey (1768-1854) and by descent to
Anonymous sale; Christie's London, 23 June 1976, lot 58 (as a set of four)
Parker and Wakelin Gentlemen's Ledger, Victoria and Albert Museum, Art Library
M. Clayton, The Christie's Pictorial History of English and American Silver, Oxford, 1985, p.201 no.6 (one of the set of four illustrated)
M. Clayton, The Collectors Dictionary of the Silver and Gold of Great Britain and North America, Woodbridge, 1971, p. 54, no. 66A (one of the set of four illustrated)