Lot 1307: A good George V Charles II style Garrard & Co silver gilt replica tankard.
December 1, 2016
Lewes, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: An impressive George V Charles II style Garrard & Co silver gilt replica of the tankard "Presented by the Right Hon. Sir Charles Hanson, The Lord Mayor, on behalf of Citizens of London to King George V and Queen Mary on their Silver Wedding, 6th July, 1918", engraved with C.R. and the Royal Coat of Arms and the inscription "Ex Dono Regis Srervo Fideli W:B: Ar 1678", with scroll handle and lid with recumbent lion surmount, the main inscription to lid interior and base and separate inscription to base rim, London, 1919, height 8.75in, together with leather carrying case, 61.5 oz.
Inscription on base similar to lid inscription.
Incsription around foot rim reads "M.S.H. & C.A.H. June 16th, 1869-1919 from A & F.C.P."
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