GEORGE III SILVER MEASURE & DISPENSER
Charles Aldridge & Henry Green, London, 1771
The shaped lip over a cylindrical body centering an applied girdle over a reeded footrim, the lower section crested with a griffin passant, “Fairbairn’s 63.2” (Ashfield, Bevil, Cudmore, Dines, Egioke, Fairbairn, Grenville et al); the interior with a double inscribed circle at exactly 1.5 oz.; exact purpose unknown - perhaps whiskey or medical
Condition : Excellent with crisp marks; minor dents commensurate with age and usage; no splits or holes
4-7/8” High x 2-1/2” Wide, 2.7 oz.
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George III Silver Measure & Dispenser, Charles Aldridge & Henry Green, London 1771, crested with a griffin passant, interior measure for 1.5 oz.