Mugs/Tankards

Antique Charles II Newcastle Silver Peg Tankard

9096. Antique Charles II Newcastle Silver Peg Tankard

Circa 1672

JOHN DOWTHWAITE

Price £11,500

Extremely rare provincial silver. A large early English silver peg tankard with flat lid and a vertical row of six pegs inside. Good patina. Scandinavian form* and decorative pomegranate feet and thumb piece. Uninscribed. Contains 1600 ml. Weight 733 gms, 23.5 troy ounces. Height 19 cms (to top of thumb piece). Diameter 12.5 cms (lid). Fully marked on the body and lid. Sterling silver. Newcastle 1672. Makers mark “ID” for John Dowthwaite – see Jacksons page 492*.
Price £11,500

Extremely rare provincial silver. A large early English silver peg tankard with flat lid and a vertical row of six pegs inside....

Charles II York Silver Lidded Tankard

8921. Charles II York Silver Lidded Tankard

1683

THOMAS MANGY

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An extremely rare example of early English provincial silver from York. A good antique flat top lidded tankard in sterling silver having a scroll handle with decorative thumb piece. Lovely plain design and hand beaten silver. The body is uninscribed. The handle has a set of hand engraved owners initials. Contains 850 ml. Weight 535 grams, 17.2 troy ounces. Height 14.5 cms (to top of thumb piece). Spread 17 cms. Diameter 12 (top), 11.2 cms (base). Fully marked on lid and next to the handle. London 1683. Maker Thomas Mangy.
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An extremely rare example of early English provincial silver from York. A good antique flat top lidded tankard in sterling silv...

William III Silver Mug

7425. William III Silver Mug

1694

Price £1,450

A rare early antique sterling silver tankard with straight sides and a simple strap handle with a beaded rat tail. Decorated with bands of reed to the top and a band of hand engraved stars/fleur de lys over an embossed fluted panel to the lower body. Excellent colour. To the front is an engraved monogram. Height 9.5 cms. Diameter 9.0 cms (base). Contains 450 ml, ¾ pint. Weight 224 grams, 7.2 troy ounces. London 1694. Maker HO see Jacksons Page 147.
Price £1,450

A rare early antique sterling silver tankard with straight sides and a simple strap handle with a beaded rat tail. Decorated wi...

Antique William III Silver Lidded Tankard

9080. Antique William III Silver Lidded Tankard

1701

SETH LOFTHOUSE

Price £7,950 (Reserved)

A good early English silver flat lidded tankard. Britannia standard silver*. Lovely plain design and hand beaten silver. The tankard has a simple straight sided form and S scroll handle finishing in a decorative thumb piece with shell decoration. Hand engraved to the front there is a large decorative cartouche containing an armorial. Good patina. An interesting feature is the royal stamp for "William Rex" on the reverse side of the body. Contains 1075 ml. Weight 759 grams, 24.3 troy ounces. Height 18 cms (to top of thumb piece). Spread 19cms. Diameter 10.8 cms (top). London 1701. Maker Seth Lofthouse.
Price £7,950 (Reserved)

A good early English silver flat lidded tankard. Britannia standard silver*. Lovely plain design and hand beaten silver. The ta...

Antique Queen Anne Silver Mug

8605. Antique Queen Anne Silver Mug

1705

MATTHEW COOPER

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A rare early antique silver tankard with straight sides and a simple strap handle. Britannnia standard silver*. Small size and suitable as a childs christening mug. Typical decoration of the period with a high relief gadroon band around the centre, a reeded band around the base and 3 bands of hand engraved stars and loop motifs. Excellent colour. To the front is an vacant cartouche with scroll and fish scale decoration. Contains 240 ml. Weight 116 grams, 3.7 troy ounces. Height 9 cms. Diameter 6.5 cms (top), 7 cms (base). London 1705. Maker probably Matthew Cooper.
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A rare early antique silver tankard with straight sides and a simple strap handle. Britannnia standard silver*. Small size and ...

Antique Queen Anne Silver Tankard

9056. Antique Queen Anne Silver Tankard

1707

JOHN RUSLEN

Price £4,500

A good early English silver lidded tankard with a simple flat sided form and shallow domed lid. The S scroll handle finishes in a decorative thumb piece and has ornamental strap work. Britannia standard silver*. Uninscribed. Good patina. Contains 890 ml. Weight 734 grams, 23.6 troy ounces. Height 17 cms (to top of thumb piece). Spread 18 cms. Diameter 10 cms (top), 11.5 cms (base). London 1707. Maker John Ruslen.
Price £4,500

A good early English silver lidded tankard with a simple flat sided form and shallow domed lid. The S scroll handle finishes in...

Antique Queen Anne Silver Mug

8966. Antique Queen Anne Silver Mug

1711

RICHARD GREEN

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A fine early antique silver tankard of cylindrical form with coopered bands and a shaped handle. *Britannia standard silver. Excellent plain styling. To the front there is a good hand engraved armorial within a decorative cartouche. Good weight and colour. Contains 550 ml, 1 pint. Weight 372 grams, 11.9 troy ounces. Height 11.4 cms. Spread 13.2 cms. Diameter 8.5 cms (top). London 1711. Maker Richard Green.
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A fine early antique silver tankard of cylindrical form with coopered bands and a shaped handle. *Britannia standard silver. Ex...

George I Silver Mug

9084. George I Silver Mug

1716

RICHARD BAYLEY, LONDON

Price £750

A rare early antique silver tankard with straight sides and a simple handle. Britannnia standard silver*. Charming small size and suitable as a child’s christening mug. Typical decoration of the period with a body and three embossed bands of decoration around the centre. Excellent colour. To the front is an engraved crest on a shield within a decorative cartouche of ribbons and harebells. Contains 193ml. Weight 193 grams, 6.2 troy ounces. Height 9.2cm. Diameter 6.5cm (top). Spread 10.5cm. London 1716. Maker Richard Bayley.
Price £750

A rare early antique silver tankard with straight sides and a simple handle. Britannnia standard silver*. Charming small size a...

Antique George I Silver Mug

8940. Antique George I Silver Mug

1716

WILLIAM FLEMING

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A handsome antique silver tankard of good size and weight. *Britannia standard silver. Plain baluster shape, almost straight sided, with a shaped handle. Excellent colour. Uninscribed. Hand engraved underneath with the owner’s initials. Contains 500 ml. Weight 305 grams, 10.2 troy ounces. Height 11.5 cms (to top of thumb piece). Spread 12.5 cms. Diameter 8.4 cms. London 1716. Maker William Fleming.
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A handsome antique silver tankard of good size and weight. *Britannia standard silver. Plain baluster shape, almost straight si...

Antique Augsburg Silver Lidded Tankard

8887. Antique Augsburg Silver Lidded Tankard

Circa 1720

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A fine early German silver gilt tankard with pretty embossed decoration with bands of hearts, flowers and classical motifs. On top there is a cast model bird finial. Lovely original bright gilding. Contains 380 ml. Weight 387 grams, 12.4 troy ounces. Height 14 cms. Spread 14 cms. Diameter of lid 9.1 cms. Top 8.8 cms, base 10.2 cms. Marked on the lid and base with German silver marks for Augsburg circa 1720. Maker Philipp Stenglin.
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A fine early German silver gilt tankard with pretty embossed decoration with bands of hearts, flowers and classical motifs. On ...

Antique George I Silver Flagons

9013. Antique George I Silver Flagons

1720

JONAH CLIFTON

Price £18,750

A magnificent pair of early English silver lidded flagons with a tall vertical sided body on a spreading base. Britannia standard silver*. Good plain design. Uninscribed. The graceful curved handles have a large cast and scrolled thumb piece. Weight 1166 grams, 37.4 troy ounces and 1185 grams, 38.1 troy ounces. Height 26.5 cms (to top of thumb piece). Diameter 10 cms (top), 13 cms (base). Spread 18 cms. London 1720. Maker Jonah Clifton
Price £18,750

A magnificent pair of early English silver lidded flagons with a tall vertical sided body on a spreading base. Britannia standa...

Antique George I Silver Mug

9111. Antique George I Silver Mug

1725

JONAH CLIFTON

Price £795

A handsome antique silver tankard of plain baluster shape, almost straight sided, with a shaped handle.. *Britannia standard silver. Excellent colour. Initial “W” engraved to the front in old fashioned script. Contains 220 ml. Weight 212 grams, 6.8 troy ounces. Height 9 cm. Spread 10 cm. Diameter 6,75 cm. London 1725. Maker Jonah Clifton.
Price £795

A handsome antique silver tankard of plain baluster shape, almost straight sided, with a shaped handle.. *Britannia standard si...

George II Silver Mug

8888. George II Silver Mug

1725

WILLIAM DARKER

Price £795

A handsome antique sterling silver mug of straight sided baluster form with a simple scroll handle. Excellent plain style. Lovely hand beaten silver, good gauge. To the front there is a hand engraved crest of a dragon with outstretched wings. Contains 270 ml, half pint. Weight 208 grams, 6.8 troy ounces. Height 9.5 cms (to top of handle). Diameter 7 cms (top), 6,7 cms (base). London 1725. Maker probably William Darker.
Price £795

A handsome antique sterling silver mug of straight sided baluster form with a simple scroll handle. Excellent plain style. Love...

Antique George I Silver Flagon

7804. Antique George I Silver Flagon

1725

WILLIAM LUKIN

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A magnificent early English silver lidded flagon with a tall vertical sided body on a spreading base. Britannia standard silver*. Good plain design. Uninscribed. The graceful curved handle has a large cast and scrolled thumb piece and a heart shaped bottom terminal. Contains 1500 ml. Weight 1356 grams, 43.6 troy ounces. Height 32 cms (to top of thumb piece). Diameter 9.5 cms (top), 8 cms (base). London 1725. Maker William Lukin.
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A magnificent early English silver lidded flagon with a tall vertical sided body on a spreading base. Britannia standard silver...

George II Silver Mug

9049. George II Silver Mug

1727

JOHN EDWARDS II

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A handsome antique sterling silver mug of baluster form with a simple scroll handle. Excellent plain style. Good gauge silver. Uninscribed. Contains 460, just under a pint. Weight 343 grams, 11 troy ounces. Height 11.5 cms. Diameter 7.8 cms (top), 8.2 cms (base). London 1727. Maker John Edwards II.
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A handsome antique sterling silver mug of baluster form with a simple scroll handle. Excellent plain style. Good gauge silver. ...

Pair of Antique George II Silver Mugs

8608. Pair of Antique George II Silver Mugs

1728

EDWARD VINCENT

Price £4,250

An exceptional pair of early English sterling silver mugs with baluster shape on a spreading foot. Lovely chunky style and plain features typical of the period. Good gauge metal and very heavy weight. Excellent colour. To the front there is a large hand engraved armorial within a decorative cartouche. Each mug has the scratchweight engraved underneath. Each contains 330 ml. Total weight 715 grams, 22.9 troy ounces. Height 11 cms. Diameter of top 7 cms. London 1728. Maker Edward Vincent.
Price £4,250

An exceptional pair of early English sterling silver mugs with baluster shape on a spreading foot. Lovely chunky style and plai...

Antique George II Silver Lidded Tankard

9090. Antique George II Silver Lidded Tankard

1733

RICHARD BURCOMBE

Price £1,950

A good early English sterling silver lidded tankard with domed lid. Lovely plain design. The tankard has a simple straight sided form, the body with a concentric reed ring to the base of the handle, the S scroll handle finishes in a decorative thumb piece. Uninscribed. Good patina. Owners initials hand engraved to the top of the handle. Contains 800 ml. Weight 587 grams, 15.5 troy ounces. Height 16 cms (to top of thumb piece). Spread 19.5 cms. Diameter 9.7 cms (top). London 1733. Maker Richard Burcombe.
Price £1,950

A good early English sterling silver lidded tankard with domed lid. Lovely plain design. The tankard has a simple straight side...

Antique American Silver Tankard

9009. Antique American Silver Tankard

Circa 1750

JACOB HURD

Price £4,750

A rare early American silver tankard of plain tapering form with a hinged lid and decorative thumb piece. The front is hand engraved with a coat of arms within a simple shield. Contains 1350 ml. Weight 954 grams, 30.6 troy ounces. Height 13.2 (to top of lid finial). Spread 17.5 cms. Diameter 10.5 cms (top), base (base). The body is stamped with the makers mark for Jacob Hurd, Boston, Massachusetts. Circa 1750.
Price £4,750

A rare early American silver tankard of plain tapering form with a hinged lid and decorative thumb piece. The front is hand eng...

George III Silver Mug

8983. George III Silver Mug

1762

FRANCIS CRUMP

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A handsome antique sterling silver mug of baluster form with scroll handle capped by an acanthus leaf. Excellent plain style. Uninscribed. Good size. Contains 500 ml. Weight 378 grams, 12.1 troy ounces. Height 12.8 cms. Diameter of top 8.4 cms. Spread 13 cms. London 1762. Maker Francis Crump.
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A handsome antique sterling silver mug of baluster form with scroll handle capped by an acanthus leaf. Excellent plain style. U...

George III Newcastle Silver Lidded Tankard

9064. George III Newcastle Silver Lidded Tankard

1765

JOHN LANGLANDS I

Price £1,975

Provincial silver. A good antique sterling silver tankard with domed hinged lid and plain baluster design. The handle has attractive strapwork to the top and a heart shape decoration to the base. Good size. Contains 1,050ml. Weight 846 grams, 27.2 troy ounces. Height 12 cms (to top of thumbpiece). Diameter 10.3 cms (top), 12 (base). Spread 18 cms. Newcastle 1765. Maker John Langland.
Price £1,975

Provincial silver. A good antique sterling silver tankard with domed hinged lid and plain baluster design. The handle has attra...

George III Silver Mug

8808. George III Silver Mug

1765

JOHN ROBINSON II

Price £695

A handsome antique sterling silver mug of baluster form with scroll handle. Classic plain style. With a hand engraved monogram to the front with intertwined initials in old script. Contains 400 ml. Weight 297 grams, 9.5 troy ounces. Height 11.7 cms. Diameter 7.5 cms (top), 8.5 cms (base). London 1765. Maker John Robinson II.
Price £695

A handsome antique sterling silver mug of baluster form with scroll handle. Classic plain style. With a hand engraved monogram ...

George III Silver Lidded Tankard

8948. George III Silver Lidded Tankard

1768

JOHN KING

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A good antique sterling silver tankard with domed hinged lid and plain baluster design. Attractive strapwork to the top of the handle. An unusual feature is the engraved decoration to the heart shaped finial at the base of the handle. Uninscribed. Contains 900 ml. Weight 717 grams, 23 troy ounces. Height 19.5 cms. Diameter 9.75 cms (top). London 1768. Maker John King.
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A good antique sterling silver tankard with domed hinged lid and plain baluster design. Attractive strapwork to the top of the ...

George III Silver Lidded Tankard

8561. George III Silver Lidded Tankard

1770

W. AND J. PRIEST

Price £1,750

A good antique sterling silver tankard with domed hinged lid. Plain straight sided design with concentric rim and flared base. Acanthus decorated thumbpiece. There is a large contemporary monogram to the front in old fashioned cursive script. Contains 850ml. Weight 571 grams, 18.3 troy ounces. Height 18 cms. Spread 16 cms. Diameter of top 10 cms, base 11.25 cms. London 1770. Maker W & J Priest.
Price £1,750

A good antique sterling silver tankard with domed hinged lid. Plain straight sided design with concentric rim and flared base. ...

George III Silver Mug

6868. George III Silver Mug

1797

Price £675

An antique sterling silver drinking tankard of baluster shape and having shaped scroll handle. With pretty embossed decoration deeply chased with flowers and leaves. To the front there is a hand engraved crest. Gilt interior. Weight 320 grams, 10.2 troy ounces. Height 13.5 cms. Contains 1 pint. London 1797. Maker AB.
Price £675

An antique sterling silver drinking tankard of baluster shape and having shaped scroll handle. With pretty embossed decoration ...

George III Silver Mug

8990. George III Silver Mug

1800

STEPHEN ADAMS II OF LONDON

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An antique sterling silver mug with plain style and bands of concentric lines around the body (coopered decoration). Uninscribed. Original gilt interior. Weight 301 grams, 9.6 troy ounces. Contains 500 ml. Height 10.4 cms. Spread 12.5 cms. Diameter 8.5 cms. London 1800. Maker Stephen Adams II.
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An antique sterling silver mug with plain style and bands of concentric lines around the body (coopered decoration). Uninscribe...

George III Silver Lidded Tankard

8759. George III Silver Lidded Tankard

1803

THOMAS LAMBORN

Price £1,450

An unusual small size antique silver tankard, sometimes known as a lady’s tankard, having a domed hinged lid and plain straight sided design with coopered bands. Attractive strapwork to the top of the handle. To the front there is a decorative, hand engraved cartouche containing entwined initials in old fashioned script. Contains 750 ml. Weight 570 grams, 18.3 troy ounces. Spread 18 cms. Height 17.5 cms. Diameter 11.3 cms (base). Sheffield 1803. Maker Thomas Lamborn.
Price £1,450

An unusual small size antique silver tankard, sometimes known as a lady’s tankard, having a domed hinged lid and plain straig...

Antique Colonial Silver Mug

8894. Antique Colonial Silver Mug

Circa 1820

Price £675

An excellent antique sterling silver mug of good proportions. Plain baluster form having a simple S-scroll handle with an acanthus leaf mount. Good gauge silver and weight. Contains 300 ml. Weight 174 grams, 5.5 troy ounces. Diameter 7.2 cms (top), 7.4 cms (base). Marked underneath the base with pseudo Georgian English hallmarks. Colonial, possibly Canadian. Circa 1820.
Price £675

An excellent antique sterling silver mug of good proportions. Plain baluster form having a simple S-scroll handle with an acant...

George III Silver Mug by Paul Storr

8501. George III Silver Mug by Paul Storr

1826

Price £1,850

A handsome antique sterling silver mug on a pedestal foot. Fantastic quality as you’d expect by this prestigious English master silversmith. Plain styling with a semi ribbed body and the trademark serpent handle popularly used by this famous maker. Original gilding to the interior. Good gauge silver. Contains 125 ml. Weight 212 grams, 6.8 troy ounces. Height 9.5 (to top of handle). Diameter of top 7.5 cms. Spread 10 cms. London 1826. Maker Paul Storr.
Price £1,850

A handsome antique sterling silver mug on a pedestal foot. Fantastic quality as you’d expect by this prestigious English mast...

Antique Silver Christening Mug

8864. Antique Silver Christening Mug

1830

THOMAS EDWARDS, LONDON

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A very pretty antique sterling silver mug with a deep relief flower and leaf decoration around the body and shaped handle. Original interior gilding (faded). Hand engraved to the front is a monogram in old fashioned script. Contains 240 ml. Weight 201 grams, 6.4 troy ounces. Height 11 cms. Diameter 8.7 cms. London 1839. Maker Thomas Edwards.
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A very pretty antique sterling silver mug with a deep relief flower and leaf decoration around the body and shaped handle. Orig...

Miniature Antique Silver Mug

8497. Miniature Antique Silver Mug

1872

RICHARD SIBLEY

Price £175

An excellent quality Victorian sterling silver mug. Tiny size. Lovely plain design with straight sides, concentric circle decoration and beaded border. Nice chunky feel. To the front there is a hand engraved monogram with interlaced capitals. Original gilt interior. Contains approx 20 ml. Weight 35 grams. Height 3.5 cms. Diameter 4.6 cms. Spread 4.8 cms. Suitable as a drinks measure, baby gift or mini vase. London 1872. Maker Richard Sibley II and retailed by Thomas, 153 New Bond St. Another 4 matching mini mugs available. Priced separately.
Price £175

An excellent quality Victorian sterling silver mug. Tiny size. Lovely plain design with straight sides, concentric circle decor...

Edwardian Arts and Crafts Silver Childs Cup

6741. Edwardian Arts and Crafts Silver Childs Cup

1909

GORHAM MANUFACTURING COMPANY

Price £475

A well designed antique sterling silver baby's porringer with a hand crafted beaten finish. With 5 applied mounts containing nursery rhyme scenes. Contains 250 ml. Weight 139 grams, 4.4 troy ounces. Diameter 10.5 cms. Spread 16.25 cms. Height 4.5 cms. Birmingham 1909. Maker Gorham Manufacturing Co.
Price £475

A well designed antique sterling silver baby's porringer with a hand crafted beaten finish. With 5 applied mounts containing nu...

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