Mid 18th Century Antique George II Large Rococo Silver Cup & Cover London 1755 William Grundy

£ 14,500.00

A truly fine and incredibly important rococo era silver cup and cover London 1755 William Grundy.

 

Description

A truly impressive large George II rococo silver cup and cover embellished with exceptionally fine grape and vine workmanship.    The gorgeous handles have additional climbing grape and vine decoration and magnificent bust themed thumb pieces (caryatid style).  There are double contemporary hand engraved armorials framed within elegant cartouches for importance.

 

Weight:  79 troy ounces/2461 grams

Height:  15 inches/38cm (foot to top of finial)

Width:  14 inches/36cm (back of handle to back of opposite handle)

Diameter:  7 inches/18cm (widest bowl)

Condition:  Excellent throughout

Price:  £14,500