Antique Silver George III Tankard made in 1767
A stunning George III antique sterling silver lidded tankard of baluster form with a stepped domed hinge-cover.
|Made By||William Tuite|
A stunning George III antique sterling silver lidded tankard of baluster form with a stepped domed hinge-cover. It has a pierced thumb-piece and a stunning leaf-embellished double-scrolled handle. The body is plain and stands on a circular spreading foot with initials “H” over “R * B” engraved just below the hinge.
This tankard is unusually heavy.
A London silversmith. No record of apprenticeship or freedom. Mark entered as largeworker, undated, between 1755 and 1758.
He worked firstly at King Street, Golden Square and then from 1761 – 1775 at 41 Great Queen Street, Lincoln’s Inn Fields. Bankrupt in 1770.
Known as a maker of good quality candlesticks and tankards.
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