Frank Souder Collections
19th Century Elkington & Co. silver plated standing platter.
Skillfully carved in openwork relief from a single piece of wood, it remains in good condition.
A part of Francis Groses "Antiquities of England and Wales".
Marionette puppets were used as a form of entertainment for the ruler and his subjects.
This print is published in Groses Irish antiquities.
The artist is Giovanni Battista Piranesi.