A large silver Porringer by the Duchess of Sutherland’s Cripples’ Guild.
Duchess of Sutherland’s Cripples’ Guild.
A large silver Porringer, 1911, Birmingham. One panel engraved: ‘To Catherine Marjorie Shannon on her Wedding December 7 1912 from the Members of the Royal Society of Portrait Painters.’
Kitty Shannon (3 February 1887 – 24 November 1974), English artist and illustrator. Her father was the artist Sir James Jebusa Shannon, for whom she was a frequent sitter. She married Walter Skarratt Keigwin.
For a portrait of Kitty Shannon by her father see http://www.historicalportraits.com/Gallery.asp?Page=Item&ItemID=2218&Desc=Kitty-Shannon-%7C-James-Jebusa-Shannon
Height – 13.40 cm.; Width – 26.10 cm.; Depth – 19.70 cm.; Weight – 678 gms.