A Rare George III Hallmarked Sterling Silver Cream Jug by William Holmes. The Cream Jug is 5 1/8" in length (handle to spout) with a width to the body of 3" and a height of 3 5/8 and has a weight of 4.2 oz or 118 gms. The Cream Jug sits on an oval base with a shaped shoulder round the base with an excellent shape to the body which is triple banded to the full circumference of the upper rim with a shaped spout and an angular "C" shaped handle (see photo's).
The Body of the Cream Jug is Beautifully embossed with scrolled foliate work and raised flower heads with the interior of the cream jug having a gilt finish and a marriage inscription to the front (see photo's). The Cream Jug is in excellent condition (see photo's). Lion Passant - Sterling Mark. Town Mark - Leopards Head Crowned - London.Date Letter - L - 1806. Duty Mark - George III. If yo u have any questions please contact me. The item "RARE GEORGE III HM STERLING SILVER CREAM JUG 1806" is in sale since Sunday, April 14, 2019. This item is in the category "Antiques\Silver\Solid Silver\Pitchers/Jugs". The seller is "samsamboy2015" and is located in Penrith.
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