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George III Silver Tankard

Auction:
2519B
Lot:
996
Sold for:
$6,125$5,000

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2519B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
October 02, 2010 10:00AM

Description:

George III Silver Tankard, London, 1746, John Swift, maker pear-shaped, with scrolled handle topped by openwork thumb-piece, domed lid, applied with a reeded girdle band, on domed foot, engraved with large coat of arms mottoed "Non Est Sine Pulvere Palma," ht. 9 in., approx. 41 troy oz.

Note: The mottoed coat of arms is that of the Yarbray family.
Estimate $4,000-6,000

good. marks good. likely lacquered.

Keywords

London, John Swift, Drinkware, Tankard

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