An early Antique William III Solid Silver Porringer with fitted Lid. This substantial Porringer has two scroll handles beaded embellishments. The body of the Porringer is decorated with a chased half fluted design and topped with a stylised leaf pattern. The Porringer stands on a chased spread foot. The fitted lid mirrors both the chased pattern on the foot, the half fluted pattern on the body and the leaf pattern. The lid is topped with a substantial fluted round finial.
Date – 1699.
Made in London.
Maker – John Smith I.
Approx. Weight – 980g / 31.51oz
Approx. Height – 22.2cm
Approx. Diameter – 15.8
Approx. Width incl. Handles – 25.8cm
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