ENGLISH STERLING CUP 1748 William Shaw & Wm. Priest A fine and rare George II British sterling silver caudle cup. A caudle is a cup for hot drinks that has been produced in England since the Middle Ages, see Waldron page 167 for discussion and illustrations.From the shop of William Shaw II and William Priest. Given the 1748 date, this would have been a very early example from this partnership. This fine and rare 272 year old British sterling caudle cup is 7 inches across handle. And 4 1/4 tall weighs 8 3/4 standard ounces. Period engraved initials both sides as shown. Interior walls show where upper handle joins, not split. The item "English Sterling Caudle Cup 1748 Priest & Shaw" is in sale since Tuesday, April 14, 2020.
This item is in the category "Antiques\Silver\Sterling Silver (. The seller is "supershrink" and is located in Supply, North Carolina. This item can be shipped worldwide.