Georgian Irish Sterling Silver Tankard



Georgian Irish Sterling Silver Tankard, Dublin, with rubbed date mark and maker's mark to body, maker's mark to handle "WT" probably for William Townsend, lid unmarked, dome-top lid with floriform motif to center, cylindrical body with fluting throughout centering an engraved coat of arms, ht. 8 in., approx. 29.7 troy oz.
Estimate $2,000-4,000

Light surface wear to surface. Thumbpiece with rough silver solder possibly a later re-working (see images).

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