Description: A fabulous English Antique George III solid sterling silver one pint tankard which has a tapering cylindrical shaped body, fitted with a lovely scroll shaped handle with a protruding leaf shaped thumb piece and stands on a circular shaped pedestal base. The tankard is beautifully repousse decorated with floral and scrolls with one side of the tankard decorated with an animal farm scene with trees, buildings and animals. The cartouche to the tankard is engraved with an inscription. The underneath of the base of the tankard is hallmarked with a full set of English solid sterling silver marks. The tankard is of an excellent weight and a very good gauge of solid sterling silver.The tankard is from the King George III period and is 257 years of age. An outstanding true Antique not a modern reproduction. Which would make a great addition to anyones collection. Maker & Date Hallmark: Maker William & Robert Peaston. Date hallmark 1762 and assay mark London. Measurements: Height 13 cm, diameter across top 8.4 cm and diameter across base 9.1 cm. Weight: Silver weight 387 Grams.
Condition: Excellent condition with no dents, dings, holes, splits, knocks or repairs to the body. The fitted handles border may of possibly had a repair at sometime but it does not effect the tankard in anyway or is it that noticeable its only ever so small. It's whats to be expected with an object of this period and date. It's a great clean example for its 257 years of age.The top and bottom rims are not pushed in or out of shape. Stands well on display with no wobble or problems. The scroll shaped handle is in excellent condition. The hallmarks to the underneath are excellent and all very readable with no wear from polishing.
The interior is in lovely clean condition with no funny marks or issues. A wonderful George III tankard which is finely embossed with splendid decoration and is defiantly one for someones collection.
All my items listed are well cleaned before listing. Any strange marks/shadows in pictures are reflections not damage. If you have any questions please feel free to contact me. (Normally answered within a few hours).Europe Deliveries can take 1-2 weeks and Worldwide 1-4 weeks depending on location. All items are well wrapped to a professional standard with bubble wrap, loose fill chips and strong boxes.
Just depends on value of won lots. The item "GEORGIAN GEORGE III SOLID STERLING SILVER EMBOSSED ONE PINT TANKARD LONDON 1762" is in sale since Thursday, May 23, 2019. 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.
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