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A Queen Anne Antique English Silver Tankard (c. 1695 United Kingdom)

Artist

GABRIEL FELLING (worked c.1690-c.1700)

Country of Origin

United Kingdom

Dated

c. 1695

Medium

Sterling Silver

External/Framed Dimensions

6.75inch framed width
(17.14 cm framed width)

Condition

In fine condition


Description / Expertise

Gabriel Felling is recognized as one of the most outstanding provincial goldsmiths working in the late 17th and early 18th century. He is recorded as a goldsmith of Bruton, Somerset, between 1678 and 1714, and started his career in London working for John Cassan who is recorded by Heal as "Silversmith to the King". Felling's name appears in the London Goldsmiths' Company Court Minute book of April 11, 1676.

The arms are those of Strode impaling Bridger.

Provenance: From the collection of Mærsk Mc-Kinney Møller.

Signed/Inscribed/Dated

Maker's Mark Only

Price

gbp 36900 (Pound Sterling)   Original: usd 45000.00 (US Dollar)