A QUEEN ANNE SILVER CUP AND COVER
MARK OF DAVID WILLAUME, LONDON, 1708
Inverted bell shaped and on spreading lobed foot, the lower body applied with cut-card strapwork, with two leaf-capped handles, the detachable cover with applied cut-card strapwork and baluster finial, engraved with a coat-of-arms below an earl's coronet, marked near handles and on cover bezel, further engraved underneath with scratchweight '81=12'
12 in. (30 cm.) high
80 oz. 15 dwt. (2,512 gr.)
The arms are those of Ligonier as borne by John Ligonier, 1st Earl Ligonier (1680-1770).