George III Antique Silver Tankard


Stock: 9716

Date: 1792

Maker: Charles Godbehere

Country: England

A good quality antique sterling silver tankard with domed lid, straight tapering form and a centre ring to the body....

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A good quality antique sterling silver tankard with domed lid, straight tapering form and a centre ring to the body. The curved handle has ornamental strapwork and a decorative pierced thumb piece. The front is uninscribed and there are owners initials to the handle.

Contains 850 ml.

Weight 737 grams, 23.6 troy ounces.

Height 20.5cm. Spread 17cm.

Diameter of top 9.7cm.

London 1792.

Maker Godbehere and Wigan.

Literature. The term “tankard” is traditionally used for a single handed drinking vessel with a lid. Antique silver tankards are usually much bigger than mugs and sometimes have a quart capacity or more. The earliest date at which the familiar shaped tankard occurs is circa 1640 although these are exceedingly rare.


This tankard is in very good condition. Stamped with a full set of English silver hallmarks inside lid and on the body next to the handle, handle unmarked. The colour has a slight discolouration and there are a couple of dinks to the body. Please note that this item is not new and will show moderate signs of wear commensurate with age. Reflections in the photograph may detract from the true representation of this item.

Maker Information

Maker: Charles Godbehere

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