A GEORGE III SILVER HOT WATER PITCHER,
Marked William Holmes, London, 1775;
vase-form on square base, the foot with band of leaves and berries, the rimed with beaded border, the hinged cover rising to an urn finial, the wooden handle with foliate joins, marked underside foot and cover .
12¼in. (31cm.) high; gross weight 27oz. (853gr.)