English Sterling Silver Caudle Cup William Darker 1725

English Sterling Silver Caudle Cup William Darker 1725
English Sterling Silver Caudle Cup William Darker 1725
English Sterling Silver Caudle Cup William Darker 1725
English Sterling Silver Caudle Cup William Darker 1725
English Sterling Silver Caudle Cup William Darker 1725
English Sterling Silver Caudle Cup William Darker 1725
English Sterling Silver Caudle Cup William Darker 1725
English Sterling Silver Caudle Cup William Darker 1725
English Sterling Silver Caudle Cup William Darker 1725
English Sterling Silver Caudle Cup William Darker 1725
English Sterling Silver Caudle Cup William Darker 1725

English Sterling Silver Caudle Cup William Darker 1725

ENGLISH GEORGIAN STERLING SILVER CAUDLE CUP. MADE BY WILLIAM DARKER 1725.

Pleased to offer this fine example of George I silver in the firm of a caudle cup. (named for an early 18th century two handled deep cup used for drinking warm ale or wine mixed with gruel, eggs, sugar, and spices) Almost 300 years old, this cup has the original hand punch work along and under the rim and main body of the cup. Regency after decoration of swirl gadrooning & scrolled repousse. Possible original owners initials on the center cartouche. As with any 300 year old piece of sliver that was used there are gentle bumps and bruising but overall in superior condition to what is on the market. The cup stands 4 1/2 inches tall and 5 inch wide mouth diameter and 7 inches from handle to handle. Punched with the makers mark of a "WD" in a tresfoil, lion passant for assayed English sterling, Leopard's head with crown for London, and a date letter of a K within a shield for 1725. There are no notable dents at all, no cracks, repairs or damage.

In overall good original antique condition Stands frim and level. Made from thicker gauge of silver the cup weighs 290 grams. This item is in the category "Antiques\Silver\Non-U. The seller is "ftpaaae" and is located in this country: US. This item can be shipped to United States.


English Sterling Silver Caudle Cup William Darker 1725