Description: A splendid English Antique George III solid sterling silver one pint tankard which has a tapering cylindrical shaped body, fitted with a lovely scroll shaped handle and stands on circular shaped pedestal base. The tankard is beautifully repousse decorated with backgrounds of floral decoration with children playing in the garden and with a pair of deer. The tankard has an empty cartouche to the front with a scroll shaped border. There are no engraved presentation inscriptions, initials, monograms or family crest marks.
The underneath of the base of the tankard is hallmarked with a full set of English solid sterling silver marks. The tankard is of an excellent weight and a very good gauge of solid sterling silver. The tankard is from the King George III period and is of 247 years of age.A splendid true antique not a modern reproduction. A wonderful addition to any collection.
Maker & Date Hallmark: Maker William Grundy. Date hallmark 1772 and assay mark London. Measurements: Height 13 cm, diameter across top 8.1 cm and diameter across base 9.3 cm.
Weight: Silver weight 401 Grams. Condition: Excellent condition with no dents, holes, splits, knocks or repairs.
Just some light surface dings and light surface marks, but nothing which is that noticeable or anything major. A clean example for its 247 years of age.The top and bottom rims are not pushed in or out of shape. Stands perfectly well with no wobble. The scroll shaped handle is in excellent condition with no damage or repairs. The hallmarks to the underneath are very clear and visible with no wear. The interior is in lovely clean condition with no funny marks from use. A very delightful George III tankard is finely embossed with wonderful scenes. A must have for anyones collection. All my items listed are well cleaned before listing. Any strange marks/shadows in pictures are reflections not damage. If you have any questions please feel free to contact me. (Normally answered within a few hours). Europe Deliveries can take 1-2 weeks and Worldwide 1-4 weeks depending on location. All items are well wrapped to a professional standard with bubble wrap, loose fill chips and strong boxes. Just depends on value of won lots. The item "GEORGIAN GEORGE III SOLID STERLING SILVER EMBOSSED ONE PINT TANKARD LONDON 1772" is in sale since Thursday, May 16, 2019. This item is in the category "Antiques\Silver\Solid Silver\Cups/Goblets". The seller is "nottinghams_finest_silver_ltd" and is located in nottingham, Nottinghamshire. This item can be shipped to all countries in Europe, all countries in continental Asia, United States, Canada, Australia.