Early 18th Century Antique Silver Swedish Peg Tankard and Cover Stockholm Peter Henning 1735-1759

£ 8,750.00

Splendid mid 17th century silver his and hers coin tankard Stockholm 1735-1759 Peter Henning.



A truly beautiful and incredibly rare partial gilt mid sized silver tankard and cover decorated with fabulous scrolling engraving set on a bright cut background for decorative contrast.  The lid and bottom of the bowl have wonderful 18th century coins for high/low lights.  There is a single peg insert inside for his and her measures.

This tankard was presumably designed for a prominent couple.

Weight:  22.7 troy ounces/708 grams

Height:  6 inches/15.2cm

Width:  7 inches/18cm

Diameter:  4.25 inches/11cm (bowl)

Condition:  Excellent throughout

Price:  £8750