Mid 18th Century Antique George III Sterling Silver Tankard & Cover London 1763 John Swift

£ 2,750.00

A beautiful mid 18th century tankard and cover London 1763 John Swift.




A splendid quality later embellished sterling silver baluster tankard and cover decorated with elegant floral embossing which is the set on a matt background for contrast.  The centre front of the body has a stylish cartouche in which sits a hand engraved contemporary inscription.  The hinged domed lid has additional embossing and is mounted with an elegant ‘chair’ back wire work thumbpiece.


Weight:  24.6 troy ounces/768 grams

Height:  8 inches/20cm

Length:  7 inches/17.75cm

Diameter:  4 inches/10cm (widest)

Condition:  Excellent throughout.

Price:  £2750