1 May 2007
AN ENGLISH TWO-HANDLED PEWTER LOVING CUP
BY WILLIAM HUX OF LONDON, CIRCA 1710
With a gadrooned fillet below top handle and a gadrooned lower section of body, the handles with cast beading, touch in base (O.P.2498) and engraved ownership initials in triad form 'RBM' under base
4in. (10cm.) high
Richard Mundey collection.
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Museum of London 1989, Pewter, A celebration of the craft, No.115.
Mundey's Pewter Snippets. p.12
For similar see John Davis, Pewter at Colonial Williamsburg Museum, No.290, the Worshipful Company of Pewterers Collection, No.381. and from the De Navarro collection one in Cotterell, Pewter down the Ages, Fig.90.
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