George II Sterling Silver Tankard By Thomas Whipham, London, England, 1743.
With hinged cover and scroll handle, later chased floral and foliate ornaments surrounding a cartouche.
The engraving reads - "To Edward Lewis Esq, from Miss Brackenbury, 29 September 1864".
Hallmarked (under base, on handle and on cover) for London, England, dated 1743 , maker's mark for Thomas Whipham.
Gilt (gold washed) interior.
Very good condition, two tiny cracks.
Height: 20cm / 7.87in.
Base diameter: 12cm / 4.7in.
Weight: 940gr / 30.2oz.