Georgian silver pint tankard by John Edwards II of London

Georgian silver pint tankard by John Edwards II of London

Code: 12137

£1,275.00 Approx $1545.45, €1507.09
 

A superb George II silver pint tankard by John Edwards II, who used this mark from 1725 - 1732. Of tapered form, beautiful scroll handle. Hallmarked on the base with: Lion passant: sterling silver. Crowned leopard's head: London. Date letter is missing. Silversmith's mark: John Edwards II. It is a very handsome example, heavy gauge silver with no decorations or erasures. Watertight and would make a perfect antique drinking companion!

OBJECT: Pint Tankard

CULTURE: Georgian

DATE: not marked

MATERIAL: Silver

SIZE: Height 12 cm, top rim diameter 8.2 cm, bottom rim diameter 9 cm 

WEIGHT:  412 grams

PROVENANCE: From a private collection, Honiton, Devon. United Kingdom