Description & Technical information

Weight: 914g / 29.35oz the round body with slightly everted point forming the pourer, reeded wire to the middle, with cut-card trefoils around the bottom of the body, waisted stem, on a stepped spreading circular foot, harp shaped handle, the body engraved with the arms of Mercer impaling Stewart for Sir James Mercer of Aldie between crossed plumes.

Date:  1667
Period:  17th century, 1600-1750
Origin:  England
Medium: Silver gilt
Signature: Maker's mark HW with an escallop below.

Categories: Jewellery, Silver