Lot 2068: A JAMES II SILVER TANKARD, MAKER'S MARK IC IN HEART, FIVE-POINTED STAR BELOW (JACKSON, 1989, P. 137), LONDON, 1686 |
January 19, 2017
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Description: the front engraved with arms in lozenge between crossed plumes, flat domed cover with shaped peak, corkscrew thumbpiece, the scroll handle with wrigglework at hinge
the arms engraved later, surface bright, a few minor dings throughout, cover with decorative incised lines around rim rubbed
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Dimensions: height 6 7/8 in.