BID ON THE-SALEROOM
An early George III silver twin-handled cup, the baluster form with dual floral embossed surround to two cartouche, one previously engraved, twin scrolling handles and standing on a stepped circular foot. Hallmarked London 1764 with the maker's mark WC.. Height measuring 4 1/4 inches (11 cm), weight 9.4 ozt (295 grams).
The lot displays general scratches, marks wear and tarnishing commensurate with the age and use. Removal of an engraving to one cartouche, silver does not appear thin though. The hallmarks are clear and legible.