A Sheffield Imperial gill Britannia Metal bulbous measure, circa 1830
Lot 43
A Sheffield Imperial gill Britannia Metal bulbous measure, circa 1830
Sold for £125 (US$ 210) inc. premium
Auction Details
Lot Details
A Sheffield Imperial gill Britannia Metal bulbous measure, circa 1830
With applied crowned oval plaque to body, touchmark of Parkin, (w.1812-1833), (PS 7079), to underside, height 7.3cm; together with an Imperial gill and a half-gill Britannia Metal bulbous measure, circa 1825, each with crowned R & K medallion of Robinson & Kitching, Sheffield, (w.1825-1829), (PS 8040), height 8cm, 5.7cm respectively; a half-gill Britannia Metal bulbous measure, with applied crowned GR oval plaque to body, touchmark of John Vickers, Sheffield, (w.1809-1836), (PS 10850), to the underside and an Imperial half-pint measure by James Dixon & Sons, again with applied crowned GR oval plaque to body, height 10.7cm (5)

Footnotes

  • Provenance: Both Robinson and Kitchen measures Dr. Young Collection, purchased 1975.
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