RECENT ACQUISITIONS - 5th May, 2019
19th Century Victorian silver hunting flagon, of waisted cylindrical form, tankard with hinged lid, raised on a spreading base, the body profusely embossed with a violent hunting scenes, depicting hounds and deer amongst flowers and foliage, reverse with a large vacant cartooche surrounded by a shell and scroll boarder, mounted with a very elaborate C-shaped scroll handle and a shaped spout. The flat, hinged lid mounted with naturalistically cast hound and stag finial.
Hallmarked English silver (925), London, year 1855 (U), Maker's Mark R.H for Robert Hennell III.
Reference Number: A5799