Description: A superb Antique english George II one pint tankard by John Langlands I dated for 1759 and assay for Newcastle. The Georgian one pint tankard has a splendid cylindrical shaped body with a circular shaped pedestal base and comes with a lovely scroll shaped handle. The body comes in the original plain style with no embossed detailing which was commonly added by the Vicotorians and has no engraved presentation inscriptions, initials, monograms or crests to the body just engraved "MIS" to the side of the handle.Overall a finely handmade tankard which would be a superb addition to your collection and you will be very proud to own a quality piece of history. The hallmarked with the rare Newcastle assay mark which was only in operation from about 1702 till about 1884 when the doors were closed.
An outstanding George II tankard which is 259 years old. A superb true antique not an reproduction. A finely handmade tankard which would make a superb addition to your collection. Measurements & Weight: Height 12.5 cm, Diameter across top 8.2 cm and base 9.1 cm. Silver weight 321 Grams or 11.3 oz.
Condition: The condition is excellent for its age. There are no dents, splits, holes, knocks or repairs to the body.
The handle may of had a repair at sometime but its nothing thats to visible been repaired to a professional standard. Just some light surface and tiny dings to the back near the handle but are just from general use and wear from a tankard being 259 years old. Nothing bad or anything major. The top and bottom rims are not out off shape in anyway stands perfectly well on display with no wobble or issues. The interior is in very good clean condition with no marks from use.The hallmarks and makers mark to the handle are very good and visible with only some slight wear from polishing over the years but nothing bad still clear and readable. The tankard holds well with no leaks. Overall the tankard is ready to be added to your collection.
Any strange marks in the pictures are reflections not damage. If you have any questions please feel free to contact me.
Europe Deliveries can take 1-2 weeks and Worldwide 1-3 weeks depending on location. All items are well wrapped with bubble wrap, loose fill chips and strong boxes. But do also accept cheques for orders in the United Kingdom only. The item "GEORGIAN GEORGE II SOLID STERLING SILVER ONE PINT TANKARD NEWCASTLE 1759 321G" is in sale since Tuesday, September 4, 2018. This item is in the category "Antiques\Silver\Solid Silver\Cups/Goblets".
The seller is "nottinghams_finest_silver_ltd" and is located in nottingham, Nottinghamshire. This item can be shipped to all countries in Europe, all countries in continental Asia, United States, Canada, Australia.