Early 18th Century Antique George II Sterling Silver Cup & Cover London 1731 John Swift

£ 2,750.00

A delightful early 18th century Georgian cup and cover.



A wonderful early 18th century cup and cover, elegantly  plain formed in design and decorated with a central girdle above which sits a stylish contemporary hand engraved armorial (probably made for the Reverend Gervas Holmes of Wigtoft and Brickars Lincolnshire 1607-1775 or 1777/8).  The detachable lid is domed and crowned with a beautiful finial.


Weight:  38.1 troy ounces/1186 grams

Height:  10 inches/25.5cm

Width:  10 inches/25.5cm (back of handle to back of opposite handle)

Diameter:  5.5 inches/14cm (bowl)

Condition:  Excellent throughout

Note:  Cover unmarked

Price:  £2750