Antique American Sterling Silver Quart Tankard
Antique American Sterling Silver Quart Tankard
Antique American Sterling Silver Quart Tankard
Antique American Sterling Silver Quart Tankard
Antique American Sterling Silver Quart Tankard
Antique American Sterling Silver Quart Tankard
Antique American Sterling Silver Quart Tankard
Antique American Sterling Silver Quart Tankard
Antique American Sterling Silver Quart Tankard
Antique American Sterling Silver Quart Tankard
Antique American Sterling Silver Quart Tankard
Antique American Sterling Silver Quart Tankard
Antique American Sterling Silver Quart Tankard

THE WHITING MANUFACTURING COMPANY (worked 1866-1926)

Antique American Sterling Silver Quart Tankard

c. 1890 New York

Offered by AC Silver

£2,250 gbp
Request Information Call Dealer
Favourite Item
This exceptional antique American sterling silver tankard has a plain tapering cylindrical form onto a circular domed foot.

The surface of this quart* tankard is plain and embellished with an applied moulded border to the upper portion, in addition to an applied moulded border to the upper rim.

This antique American silver tankard retains the original hinged cover with a plain circular convex domed panel to the centre of the upper surface.

The posterior surface is surmounted with a cast sterling silver leaf decorated thumbpiece accented with scrolling leaf style tendrils in junction with the cover.

This exceptional example of antique silverware is fitted with a cast opposing scroll handle ornamented with an exceptional large leaf design incorporated into a shaped thumbpiece, in addition to further leaf tendrils to the upper terminal, in junction with the body.

The domed foot is encircled with a broad band of chased leaf ornamentation.

The underside of this impressive tankard, crafted by the American silversmiths Whiting Manufacturing Co**, bears the hallmarks in addition to the registration number '2443'.

* Imperial quart = 2 pints/1.14 litres

** Whiting Manufacturing Co. was founded in 1866 and purchased by Gorham Co. in 1926.

Dimensions

Length from back of handle to rim 20cm/7.9"
Diameter of body 12.1cm/4.8"
Diameter of foot 17.5cm/6.9"
Height 20cm/7.9"

Weight

41 troy ounces/1275g


View video (simply copy and paste the below URL into your browser)

ITEM VIDEO URL https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YU9uWtu0MwQ


WORLDWIDE POSTAGE/SHIPPING

FREE OF CHARGE to all customers - including national and international deliveries.

Dispatch is either the same or next working day once a payment is received.

INSURANCE IN TRANSIT

Insurance cover is provided FREE OF CHARGE for items up to the value of £30,000.

All items are fully insured and sent at the risk of AC Silver.
This antique American silver tankard is an exceptional gauge of silver, exceptional quality and in exceptional condition.
The tankard has been professionally polished and is in presentation condition.
The cast and chased decoration is all very sharp.
The American hallmarks struck to the underside of the tankard are all very clear.

Reflections in photographs may detract from the true representation of this piece of antique silverware.
Maker: Whiting Manufacturing Co.
Date: Circa 1890
Origin: New York, USA
Can be viewed at AC Silver’s Newcastle store, online at www.acsilver.co.uk. Please quote SALES CODE SKU A7136 when enquiring about the piece.
Complimentary insurance valuation with images and text is provided with your purchase
Dimensions
Height 20.00 cm (7.87 inches)
Depth 20.00 cm (7.87 inches)
Diameter 12.10 cm (4.76 inches)
Weight 41.00oz t (1275.10g)
Stock Code
A7136
Medium
An exceptional, fine and impressive antique American sterling silver quart tankard; an addition to our range of collectable silverware
Signed/Inscribed
The American hallmarks struck to the underside of the tankard are all very clear.
AC Silver

AC Silver
35B St Georges Terrace
Jesmond
Newcastle-upon-Tyne
Tyne & Wear
NE2 2SU

+44 (0)191 240 2645
+44 (0)7836 286218
Favourite Dealer
Request Dealer Alerts
Opening Hours
Contacts
View Dealer Location
Member Since 2013
Members of
View Full Details