George IV Sterling Silver Gilt Large Cup & Cover London 1828 Benjamin Smith III

GBP 9,950.00

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Object Description

A truly magnificent and highly collectable silver gilt cup and cover made by the highly renowned silversmith Benjamin Smith. The body is finely decorated with lower stiff leafageembellishments and applied upper grape and vine castings for highlights. The centre front has stylish horse racing scenes which is surrounded with elegant presentation engraving. The centre back has additional presentation engravings of the highly collectable masonic connotations.

Weight: 124 troy ounces/3882 grams

Height: 18 inches/46cm

Width: 11 inches/28cm (back of handle to back of opposite handle)

Diameter: 9 inches/23cm

Condition: Excellent throughout

Note: Both inscriptions are later, but this does not detract from the cups importance/value.

Object Condition

Excellent throughout

Object Details

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London Silver Vaults
53-64 Chancery Lane
London WC2A 1QS

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