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July 15, 2016 10:00 AMCalender

George II Sterling Silver Tankard

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Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2920MLocation: MarlboroughDate / Time: July 15, 2016 10:00AM


George II Sterling Silver Tankard, London, 1722-23, Thomas Tearle, maker, cylindrical, with a domed lid, scrolled thumbpiece and handle, an applied waistband, and engraved monogram to center, ht. 7 in., approx. 21.3 troy oz.
Estimate $1,500-2,500

Shallow dent to one side edge of lid, also with rough solder/restoration to joint of rim. Thumbpiece and handle with corresponding dents to where each makes contact with the other. Silver surface along monogram slightly weaker, probably re-engraved. Foot rim with several minor unobtrusive dents. Surface wear throughout consistent with age. Lid shuts well, no splitting along joints.

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