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Antique George III Silver Tankard London by John Swift, 1763, 18th Century

$3,281.92

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This is a truly wonderful antique English George III sterling silver lidded tankard with hallmarks for London 1763 and the maker's mark of the renowned silversmith, John Swift. This superb tankard features wonderful embossed floral decorations throughout with a central cartouche bearing ta later inscription to Mr Dan Ferguson for his upright conduct. The underside of the tankard bears the full set of hallmarks - lion passant for sterling silver, the leopard head for London, the date letter h for 1763 and the maker's mark JS for John Swift. There is no mistaking its unique quality and design, which is sure to make it a treasured piece by any discerning collector. Condition: In excellent condition with clear hallmarks and no dings, dents or signs of repair. Please see photos for confirmation. Dimensions in cm: Height 21 x width 19 x depth 13 & weight 0.84 kg Dimensions in inches: Height 8 inches x width 7 inches x depth 5 inches & weight 27.04 troy oz

Details

  • Creator
    John Swift (Maker)
  • Dimensions
    Height: 8.27 in. (21 cm)Width: 7.49 in. (19 cm)Depth: 5.12 in. (13 cm)
  • Style
    George III (Of the Period)
  • Materials and Techniques
  • Place of Origin
  • Period
    1760-1769
  • Date of Manufacture
    1763
  • Condition
  • Seller Location
    London, GB
  • Reference Number
    Seller: A18011stDibs: LU950623114062

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    Estimated Customs Duties & Taxes to the Continental US: $0.
    Ships From: London, United Kingdom
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    A return for this item may be initiated within 14 days of delivery.

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