A fine large Georgian silver lidded tankard made in London in 1773 by John King.
The tankard has a gently baluster shape body with an attractive handle which terminates in a heart. The thumb-piece is beautifully pierced .It is fully marked on the base and underneath the lid and is in good all round condition.
Dimensions, Height 20.5 cm to top of thumb-piece Diameter of base 11.4 cm
Weight, 24.5 Troy oz