Charles II Porringer
Charles II Porringer

Antique Silver Charles II Porringer made in 1679

£6,800

A Charles II silver two-handled porringer of circular bellied form. The porringer has scroll handles and is embossed with a running unicorn and lion within foliate scroll decoration.

Date 1679
Made By TC (Fish Above)
Location London
Stock Number W222x1
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W222x1
Date:
1679
Maker: TC (Fish Above)
£6,800
Description

A Charles II silver two-handled porringer of circular bellied form. The porringer has scroll handles and is embossed with a running unicorn and lion within foliate scroll decoration. The base has the scratch initials of “L” over “WI”, as well as on the side.

The lion and unicorn on this lovely porringer are symbolic of the restoration of the monarchy – the tulip decoration is popular at this period, as of course, Charles II was exiled in the Netherlands.

The porringer is in excellent condition and a fine patina.

The porringer  has the maker’s mark of TC with a fish above. For maker’s mark see Jacksons, Ian Pickford Edition, The Antique Collectors Club 1989, page 133.

Dimensions: width handle to handle 17 cm.

Weight , 8.5 troy oz

 

 

Maker
TC (Fish Above)

TC (Fish Above)

 For maker’s mark see Jackson’s, Ian Pickford Edition, The Antique Collectors Club 1989, page 133

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