George I Silver Cup


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Object Description

A rare antique silver cup of small size. Probably a small tot or it may be a tiny egg cup. To the front is a large hand engraved armorial within a shield.
Weight 24 grams, less than 1 troy ounce.
Contains 25 ml.
Height 4.8cm. Diameter 4.2cm.
London 1726.
Maker possibly George Weir.
Sterling silver

George Weir, London silver maker, no record of apprenticeship or freedom. Two marks (Sterling and New Standard) entered as largeworker, 27th July 1727.

Object Condition

The silver cup is in good condition. The engraving is still sharp. Stamped with a full set of English silver hallmarks.
Please note that this item is not new and will show moderate signs of wear commensurate with age. Reflections in the photograph may detract from the true representation of this item.

Object Details

Dealer Opening Times

By appointment only.

Dealer Contact

+44 (0)207 288 1939
+44 (0)7904 297419

Dealer Location

Vault 31-32
The London Silver Vaults
53-64 Chancery Lane
London WC2A 1QS

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