A Queen Anne Britannia Silver Porringer
A Queen Anne Britannia Silver Porringer
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Antique Silver Queen Anne Britannia Porringer made in 1706

£2,600

An elegant Queen Anne Britannia silver porringer with twin S-scroll handles and a scroll cartouche. The cartouche is engraved with the original armorials of the Metcalf family of Ireland.

Date 1706
Made By Seth Lofthouse
Location London
Stock Number W223x33
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W223x33
Date:
1706
Maker: Seth Lofthouse
£2,600
Description

An elegant Queen Anne Britannia silver porringer with twin S-scroll handles and a scroll cartouche. The cartouche is engraved with the original armorials of the Metcalf family of Ireland.

The porringer has a ropework girdle and gadrooning to the base. It is in superb condition.

Dimensions: height 10 cm; weight 8.95 troy oz.

Provenance: Crest is the Arms of Metcalf of Ireland.

 

 

 

Maker
Seth Lofthouse

Seth Lofthouse, London silversmith. Apprenticed to William Wakefield of the Merchant Taylor’s Company, 1676. Freedom not recorded. Mark entered as largeworker in 1699. William Bellasis apprenticed to him in 1709. Listed as dead in the Haberdashers’ Company records of 1727.

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