DescriptionA William and James Priest George III Silver Two-Handled Cup, London, England, circa 1771
Marks: (lion passant), (crowned leopard), Q, WP-JP
6-3/8 inches high x 9-3/4 inches wide (16.2 x 24.8 cm) (including handles)
34.36 troy ounces
The cup having scrolled handles flanking body, upper section engraved to front with crest bearing motto L' AMITIE EN FAIR LE PRIX, banded waist, raised on circular stepped base, underside engraved M.R.M., Dec. 25, 1928.
Maker's mark partially effaced, some waviness and light pin dents to exterior, scattered nicks to exterior, pin denting and nicking to interior, otherwise presenting well with surface scratches commensurate with age, polishing, and use.
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