A stunning quality mid 18th century plain formed sterling silver baluster tankard and cover decorated with an elegant strap work band to the lower body and a central bright cut hand engraved ‘shielded’ cartouche in which sits a stylish contemporary crest. The hinged lid is elegantly domed and has a beautiful cast wire work thumbpiece.
Weight: 43 troy ounces/1341 grams
Height: 9 inches/23cm
Length: 7.5 inches/19cm
Diameter: 5 inches/12.75cm (widest)
Condition: Excellent throughout