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    A GEORGE III SILVER HOT WATER JUG
    Thomas Chawner, London, England, circa 1785-1786
    Marks: (lion passant), (leopard's head crowned), (duty mark), TC, k
    13 inches high (33.0 cm)
    25.0 ounces (gross)

    The urn-form footed hot water jug with beaded and engraved band to stepped foot, shoulder and rim, engraved cartouche below spout with contemporary coat of arms, applied and engraved leaf at neck from which emerges acanthus leaf mount securing C-form wood handle with furl, handle terminating in a mount with acanthus leaves, (Grimwade 2719).


    Condition Report*: dent to side left of handle, pin missing from lid, with surface scratches commensurate with age
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    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    April, 2011
    13th Wednesday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 7
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