Open his own shop in 1707. In 1723 he was appointed Subordinate Goldsmith to the King, an appointment he held until a year before his death in 1742. Grimwade (page 506) notes that "His work at best is of fine quality and shows some Huguenot influence". Hallmarked as shown, the marks.Exceptionally crisp and well struck. This 1741 Thomas Farren sterling mug is 5 inches tall and.
Weighs a bit over 15 standard ounces. Amazing after almost 280 years. Rich silver patina, the crest retains much original detail. The mug sells world wide.
The item "English Sterling Mug 1741 Thomas Farren Goldsmith to King" is in sale since Friday, November 8, 2019. This item is in the category "Antiques\Silver\Sterling Silver (.The seller is "supershrink" and is located in Supply, North Carolina. This item can be shipped to United States.