An ash receptacle, late 17th/early 18th Century.

Decorated with pavilions in landscapes and lined with gilt copper, 8.5cm x 6.8cm.
Recent research suggests  that when this piece entered the Burghley Collection, it was associated with the incense shelf  JWA 09080 which appears in both the 1835 and 1867 Burghley Inventories.

REFERENCE: JWA09021

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