11 Mar, 2019
1817 gilded tankard
Garrard & Co gilded tankard 1817 mark. Owned by Sir Walter James, Baronet, the last to hold office of Warden of the Mint. See this link for pictures: https://drive.google.com/open?id=1ybeAf3efcfmdlacQ2CVD_U1aozdFgsRe
Approximately 66.4 troy ounces, 10.5" tall. Bears the mark of William Fountain, early 19th century silversmith.
Estimate: $4,000 - $4,500