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Queen Anne Britannia Standard Silver Tankard

Auction:
3088T
Lot:
1000
Sold for:
$1,845$1,500

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3088T
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
April 02, 2018 12:00PM

Description:

Queen Anne Britannia Standard Silver Tankard, London, 1712-13, maker's mark "TH" with lower pellet probably for Samuel Thorne, with a domed covered and raised thumb-piece, ht. 7 1/8 in., approx. 21.2 troy oz.
Estimate $3,000-4,000

Light surface wear abrasions, few very minor shallow dents. Rough silver solder to foot joint (underside) and thumbpiece joint. No evidence of engraving removal. Lid with date and maker's mark, handle with maker's mark.


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

Anne Britannia, Samuel Thorne, Britannia, Britannia, Ottawa, Kentucky, Maker's Mark, Matter, Tankard, Troy weight, London

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