Large sterling silver porringer or two handled cup. Hallmarked for London date year "A" for 1756 - 1757 and makers mark of William Shaw & William Priest. Elaborate repousse cartouche on each side , one blank the other engraved with initials HW.
In overall good condition for age with no dents of any significance (see photos). Lower end of one handle appears to have been repaired or re-attached at some point. Measures 11 cm or 4.75 inches tall to top of handle , rim 10 cm or 4 inches in diameter and 18.5 cm or 7.25 inches wide from handle to handle. SEE MY OTHER ITEMS INCLUDING ANTIQUE, VINTAGE OR NEW SILVER BRASS PEWTER GLASS CERAMIC OR WOOD.
DECORATIVE BOXES AND CANDLESTICKS A SPECIALITY. CONDITIONS OF SALE - BUYERS PLEASE NOTE. It is the buyers responsibility to ensure the correct postal address provided.The item "STERLING SILVER PORRINGER CUP LONDON 1756 by William Shaw & William Priest" is in sale since Sunday, June 11, 2017. This item is in the category "Antiques\Silver\Sterling". The seller is "stkilda999" and is located in Melbourne, Victoria. This item can be shipped worldwide.